البحرين

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Etymology[edit]

Compound of the article الْ (al-), بَحْر (baḥr, sea) and ـَيْن (-ayn), lit. "the two seas". It's one of the Arabic country names, which requires the definite article اَل (al-).

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الْبَحْرَيْن (al-baḥraynf

  1. Bahrain

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “بحر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4