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Synonyms for Arab

a member of a Semitic people originally from the Arabian peninsula and surrounding territories who speaks Arabic and who inhabits much of the Middle East and northern Africa

a spirited graceful and intelligent riding horse native to Arabia

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The complex and sophisticated narrative seeks to present the extremely diverse problems of Arab civilization.
This is natural, but "what is not natural, and what must be understood in order to be changed, is that the Arab mind remains until today fastened to that sensual, unhistorical world, which was erected by the age of Tadween on the bases of the lowest levels of Arab civilization throughout history.
Breaking with the features he sees in most Islamic thought today, Sharfi (Islamics and Arab civilization, U.
Without disparaging the great achievements of Arab civilization throughout the centuries, it is arguable that, with the exception of the discovery of oil and the proliferation of oil wealth, the Arab-Islamic world has been on the sidelines for much of the 20th century.
Riah El Assal stressed that the Arab Christians "have no civilization, no history, no culture nor heritage other than the Arab civilization, culture, history and heritage" (p.
Featuring important archaeological relics illustrating the depth and history of Arab civilization, the exhibition features more than 466 pieces selected from the National Museum in Riyadh, the King Saud University Museum and other museums.
He said that Arab Christians are part of the Arab fabric, have contributed in the Arab civilization and resisted colonialism alongside with Muslim compatriots.
She added that Portuguese was affected by the Arab civilization and art in Andalusia and moved this art to Brazil.
Sleiman called on Arab regimes to ponder seriously preserving pluralistic structures "because Arab civilization is the cradle of religions.
It is a great achievement for culture in Yemen and highlights the importance of art today as a continuation of a long history of art in a country that is the cradle of Arab civilization,e he said.
It is time for us all, who are in positions of responsibility, to initiate a historic declaration that protects our Islamic and Arab civilization from a scheme that targets the unity of our peoples, the safety of our countries and the rights of the Arab citizens of all religions and sects to exercise their beliefs and religions freely.
During the meeting, the two sides have discussed some issues related to the important role of media in circulating the national thought and highlighting the true image of Arab civilization.
In the introduction to his translations, Lewis makes a telling point about the primacy of poetry in Arab civilization from before the rise of Islam to the 19th century.
The aims of the Plan are to highlight and promote dialogue between Arab civilization and culture and the world's other civilizations and cultures with particular emphasis on respect for the cultural diversity of the peoples; publicize the contribution of Arab culture to universal civilization; help Arab culture to master and develop the new information, communication and computer technologies in the service of modern culture; and contribute to the development of present-day Arab culture by encouraging the creation and flowering of different intellectual, literary, scientific and artistic currents and the free exchange of knowledge.
HH Shaikh Abdulla bin Hamad Al-Khalifa described the project as vital to protect and conserve this species which is considered as an icon of Arab civilization and traditions, stressing the importance of providing sustainable habitat for houbara birds for future generations.
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