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Arab or Arabian refers to a person of Arabic ethnicity. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary is a Wikimedia Foundation project intended to be a free wiki dictionary (hence: Wiktionary) (including thesaurus and lexicon) in every language. ... The Arabs (Arabic: عرب) are an ethnic group who are predominantly speakers of the Arabic language, mainly found throughout the Middle East and North Africa. ...


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Arab may be a place: The Arab was an English automobile designed by Reid Railton and manufactured between 1926 and 1928. ... H.M.S. Arab (1896 - 1897 Programme) Laid down by J & G Thomson at Clydebank and completed by John Brown & Co. ... Zobeyni, Arabian stallion, foaled 1844 The Arabian horse is a breed of horse with a reputation for intelligence, high spirit, and outstanding stamina. ... Dundee United Football Club is a Scottish football club located in Dundee. ... The Arabs (Arabic: عرب) are an ethnic group who are predominantly speakers of the Arabic language, mainly found throughout the Middle East and North Africa. ... The traditional Indian numbering system, used today in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Myanmar (Burma), is based on a unique grouping of 2 decimal places, rather than the 3 decimal places commonplace in the West (China and Japan, for instance, use 4). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Gymnastics is a sport involving the performance of sequences of movements requiring physical strength, flexibility, and kinesthetic awareness, such as handsprings, handstands, and forward rolls,and backtucks. ... ISO 15924 list Codes for the representation of names of scripts©. See also External links http://www. ... The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ...

Arabic may mean: Arab is a city in Marshall and Cullman counties in northeastern Alabama, and is included in the Huntsville-Decatur Metro Area. ... Arab is an unincorporated community in southern Bollinger County, Missouri. ... Arabic can mean: From or related to Arabia From or related to the Arabs The Arabic language; see also Arabic grammar The Arabic alphabet, used for expressing the languages of Arabic, Persian, Malay ( Jawi), Kurdish, Panjabi, Pashto, Sindhi and Urdu, among others. ...

Arabian may mean: Hard is an album by Gang of Four. ... The Arabic language ( ), or simply Arabic ( ), is the largest member of the Semitic branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family (classification: South Central Semitic) and is closely related to Hebrew and Aramaic. ... The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ...


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Arab - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography (2084 words)
Following the Islamic conquest of the 8th century, however, the language of the nomadic Arabs came to be regarded as preserving the highest purity by the grammarians following Abi Ishaq, and the term "language of the Arabs" came to denote the uncontaminated language of the Bedouins.
During the 8th and 9th centuries, the Arabs (specifically the Umayyads, and later Abbasids) forged an empire whose borders touched southern France in the west, China in the east, Asia Minor in the north, and the Sudan in the south.
Efforts to reconcile the Biblical and Arab genealogies later led to conflicting attempts to trace Adnan to Ishmael (Ismail), the eldest son of Abraham and Hagar.
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The Arabs of the Arabian Peninsula believe that they are descendants of Shem son of Noah based on the writings of the Qur'an, Torah and the Bible.
Is used for defining the Arabs who are traditionally considered to be descendants of Abraham through his son Ishmael through his son Adnan, and they are known as Adnanite: it is defined of the Arabs who settled in Mecca when Abraham took his Egyptian wife Hagar or (Hajar) and his son Ishmael to Mecca.
Arab Muslims are Sunni, Shiite, Ibadhite, Alawite, Ismaili or Druze.
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