المغرب

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: "the West", see مَغْرِب(maḡrib) for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

الْمَغْرِب (al-maḡribm

  1. Maghreb
  2. Morocco (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: Maghreb
  • Moroccan Arabic: المَغْرِب(el-maḡrib), المُغْرِب(el-muḡrib)

References[edit]

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

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic الْمَغْرِب(al-maḡrib).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪl.maɣ.rib/, /ɪl.muɣ.rib/
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Proper noun[edit]

المَغْرِب or المُغْرِب (el-maḡrib or el-muḡribm

  1. Morocco (a country in Africa)

Derived terms[edit]


South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Arabic الْمَغْرِب(al-maḡrib).

Proper noun[edit]

المغرب (il-maḡrebm

  1. Maghreb, North Africa
    Synonym: بلاد المغرب (bilād il-maḡreb)
  2. Morocco (a country in Africa)
    Synonym: المغرب الأقصى(ll-maḡreb il-ʾaqṣa, literally the extreme west)

Derived terms[edit]