عرب

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See also: عزت‎, غرت‎, غرب‎, عزب‎, غژب, and ع ر ب

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ع ر ب(ʿ-r-b).

Verb[edit]

عَرَّبَ (ʿarraba) II, non-past يُعَرِّبُ‎‎ (yuʿarribu)

  1. to translate into Arabic
  2. to Arabicize, Arabize; to give an Arabic form
  3. to express, to state clearly, to declare
  4. to give earnest money

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Arabic Wikipedia has an article on:
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عَرَب (ʿarabf or m pl (collective, singulative عَرَبِيّ(ʿarabiyy), paucal عَرَب (ʿarab), plural عُرُوب(ʿurūb) or أَعْرُب(ʾaʿrub) or عُرْبَان(ʿurbān))

  1. Arabs, true Arabs
  2. bedouins

Usage notes[edit]

According to Lane's Arabic Lexicon (entry عرب, book I, p. 2045), عَرَب(ʿarab) is of the feminine gender. Modern usage appears to allow both feminine and masculine plural, e.g. the Wikipedia entry has الْعَرَب الْبَاقِيَة الَّذِين (al-ʿarab al-bāqiya allaḏīn ..., the remaining Arabs who ...) with بَاقِيَة(bāqiya, remaining) feminine singular but الَّذِين(allaḏīn, who) masculine plural.

Declension[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

عَرَب (ʿarabm pl

  1. masculine plural of عَرَبِيّ(ʿarabiyy)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عَرَب(ʿarab).

Noun[edit]

عرب (Arap)

  1. the Arabian people or Arabia
  2. Arab
  3. Negro
    Synonym: زنجی(zenci)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Meninski, Franciszek à Mesgnien (1680), “عرب”, in Thesaurus linguarum orientalium, Turcicae, Arabicae, Persicae, praecipuas earum opes à Turcis peculiariter usurpatas continens, nimirum Lexicon Turkico-Arabico-Persicum, Vienna, column 3240
  • Поленаковиќ, Харалампие (2007), “87. ARÁPU”, in Зузана Тополињска, Петар Атанасов, editors, Турските елементи во ароманскиот, put into Macedonian from the author’s Serbo-Croatian Turski elementi u aromunskom dijalektu (1939, unpublished) by Веселинка Лаброска, Скопје: Македонска академија на науките и уметностите, →ISBN, page 79

Persian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

عرب ('arab) (plural عرب‌ها('arab-hâ))

  1. Arab
  2. Arabian

Adjective[edit]

عرب ('arab)

  1. Arab
  2. Arabian

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Sindhi[edit]

Noun[edit]

عرب ('arbu)

  1. Arab

Adjective[edit]

عرب ('arbu)

  1. Arab

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