العراق

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the root ع ر ق(ʿ-r-q). It is one of the Arabic country names which requires the definite article ال(al-).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

الْعِرَاق (al-ʿirāqm or f

  1. Iraq (a country in Asia)
  2. Origin

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike the majority of country names, الْعِرَاق(al-ʿirāq) is usually a masculine noun.

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References[edit]

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

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

العراق
عَلَم العراق

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic الْعِرَاق(al-ʿirāq).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alʕiraːɡ/, [alʕe̞raːɡ]

Proper noun[edit]

العِراق (alʕirāgm

  1. Iraq (a country in Asia)

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