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Synonyms for Arabic

the Semitic language of the Arabs

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31) To accommodate this influx of foreign terms into the language, these scholars established three basic rules to guide them: 1) if a term had an Arabic equivalent, then the Arabic term was used; 2) if no equivalent Arabic term existed, the word was Arabicized by imbuing it with certain morphological characteristics; and 3) if neither of these two options proved effective, then the term was transliterated and left with its foreign attributes.
Since North Africa was slowly Arabicized over many centuries, the Arabic language became the lingua franca and this resulted in it being viewed as an extension of the Arab world.
30) Under this system, Arabicized Sudanese, who also profess Islam, are favored in the allocation of both political and economic resources.
And it is easier to dream peacefully while listening to Arabicized ambient sounds than while thinking about the current political situation.
65) Even the University of Juba, which has mostly Southerners, has been Arabicized.
However, most Kurds may speak their own language, they are |either half or wholly arabicized, that is they feel they belong now to the local Arab culture.