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  1. Emiratis

    The Emiratis or Emirati people (Arabic: الإماراتيون‎) are the native population and citizens of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Their largest concentration is in the UAE, where there are 1 million Emiratis.Formerly known as the Trucial States or Trucial Oman, the UAE is made up of seven emirates, each of which had a dominant or ruling family or tribe. Abu Dhabi was home to the Bani Yas tribal confederation; Dubai settled in 1833 by an offshoot of the Bani Yas, the Al Bu Falasah; Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah to the Al Qasimi or Qawasim; Ajman to the Al Na'im and Fujeirah to the Sharqiyin. Additionally, a number of large tribes settled in these territories or travelled the interior of the UAE, including the Manasir, Al Ali, Awamir, Mazari, Bani Qitab, Al Bu Shamis, Manahil, Rashid, Al Murrah, Zaab, Tanaij, Naqbiyin, Ghafalah and the Bani Kaab. The UAE is home to more than 50 other nationalities and mixed marriages between Emiratis and other nationalities have taken place.

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  1. airtimes

  2. maistrie

  3. seriatim

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emiratis in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emiratis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of emiratis in a Sentence

  1. Boris Johnson:

    If they do get a nuclear weapon, you're going to get an arms race in the Middle East, you're going to have the Saudis wanting one, the Egyptians wanting one, the Emiratis. It's already a very, very dangerous state at the moment, we don't want to go down that road. There doesn't seem to me at the moment to be a viable military solution.

  2. Ben Bradshaw:

    This is totally unacceptable for a friendly government like The UAE to treat a British citizen in this way, the British government needs to make quite clear to the Emiratis that should any harm come to Matthew for any reason, that The UAE authorities will bear full responsibility for The British government.

  3. Stephen Miles:

    One of the big issues over the last four years was Yemen and the Stephen Miles relationship with the Saudis and the Emiratis, because of the war in Yemen. And you saw a lot of folks, Ben( Rhodes) among them, and others who said, we got this wrong in Barack Obama administration. We've learned some lessons, the fact we haven't heard some of those things from Michelle is concerning. We'll be looking for evidence that folks have seen and learned some lessons about the last four years.

  4. Alex Vatanka:

    The Saudis are in Yemen today because they sense they are on their own and that the U.S. does not care about their threat perceptions, the same is true for the Israelis, the Emiratis, the Turks and other pro-U.S. allies.

  5. Fawaz Gerges:

    The critical shift was the coalition in Yemen, you're talking about a major 24/7 war. The Saudis and the Emiratis -- the two countries with the most capacity in terms of air power -- are flying fighter jets over the skies of Yemen, so that's why you really have to prioritize the fight in Yemen over the fight against ISIS.


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