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Synonyms for Arabian

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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As night came on, Agatha and the Arabian retired early.
The next morning Felix went out to his work, and after the usual occupations of Agatha were finished, the Arabian sat at the feet of the old man, and taking his guitar, played some airs so entrancingly beautiful that they at once drew tears of sorrow and delight from my eyes.
My days were spent in close attention, that I might more speedily master the language; and I may boast that I improved more rapidly than the Arabian, who understood very little and conversed in broken accents, whilst I comprehended and could imitate almost every word that was spoken.
While I listened to the instructions which Felix bestowed upon the Arabian, the strange system of human society was explained to me.
The gentle words of Agatha and the animated smiles of the charming Arabian were not for me.
Yes; a subterranean passage, which I have named the Arabian Tunnel.
I then sought for it with my Nautilus; I discovered it, ventured into it, and before long, sir, you too will have passed through my Arabian tunnel
As to Mrs Wilkins, she dropt her pearls as fast as the Arabian trees their medicinal gums; for this was a ceremonial which that gentlewoman never omitted on a proper occasion.
SHARJAH -- Pakistan's star all-rounder Shahid Afridi made hat-trick in second match against Maratha Arabians on inaugural day of T10 cricket league in Sharjah.
Standing at Michael Byatt Arabians in the United States, he has continued his tradition of producing exceptional sons and daughters.
However, the Purebred Arabians have come a long way after battling an identity crisis, thanks to the efforts of the ruling families, racing enthusiasts and connoisseurs in the Gulf.
We are confident that QPI's presence will add more success to the high-profile event and we look forward to an extended partnership that further promotes Qatar's stature as the home of Arabians and demonstrates the commitment of QREC and QPI towards our nation," said the QREC chairman.
In April of 2012 Bowman entered 34 classes at the Arabians In Motion show and won 22 of them.
Arabians dominate the discipline of endurance riding.
Arabians, the native breed in the area for thousands of years, have their own equivalent of the three-round Maktoum Challenge for thoroughbreds, which are laid out as stepping stones to the main event, the Kahayla Classic on Dubai World Cup night.