Arabic language

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Noun1.Arabic language - the Semitic language of the ArabsArabic language - the Semitic language of the Arabs; spoken in a variety of dialects
abaya - (Arabic) a loose black robe from head to toe; traditionally worn by Muslim women
mukataa - an Arabic word for headquarters or administrative center; "Arafat was holed up in the mukataa of his West Bank compound"
Semitic - a major branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family
bayat - an oath of allegiance to an emir
Mashriq - Arabic name for the Middle East
shaheed - Arabic term for holy martyrs; applied by Palestinians to suicide bombers
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Abu Dhabi: UAE is committed to preserving and promoting the Arabic language and spares no efforts to enable it to regain its past glories and becoming a global language for culture.
At the conclusion of the conference, the participants recommended to promote Arabic language through various means of media and ensuring its use as the official language in radio programmes, TV shows and on social networking sites.
The Continuing Education Center at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Society for the Protection of the Arabic Language.
ISLAMABAD -- The International Islamic University (IIU) has invited applications from students for getting admission in short courses for understanding Arabic language.
DOHA, Jan 21 (KUNA) -- General Director of Gulf Cooperation Council Joint Program Production Ali Hassan Al-Rayes, said Thursday the Arabic Language is important in maintaining the identity of Arab children and countries.
A series of recommendations, which called for the development of teaching methods to address modern linguistic challenges faced by children, were presented yesterday at the closing ceremony of the second Renaissance of Arabic Language Forum, held in Doha.
Manah, Dec 21 (ONA) Sultan Qaboos College for Teaching Arabic to Non-Native Speakersin the Wilayat of Manah in the Governorate of ADakhiliyah today markedthe World Arabic Language Day, which falls on December 18th each year, under the patronage of Dr.
Coinciding with the Arabic Language International Day on December 18, and on the directives of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, to empower the Arabic language which is an element of identity that we should protect, the Sharjah Economic Development Department (SEDD) honoured a number of Arab calligraphers at its headquarters within the department's celebrations on such a day.
PESHAWAR -- An Arabic language certificate course for learners has been launched under the auspices of Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Languages (FSSA and L)at the Department of Arabic, Islamia College University Peshawar (ICUP).
Summary: Two extra hours of Arabic language instruction will be added to the public school curriculum, the Education Ministry announced during an event held by the Social Welfare Institutions Thursday to boost instruction in Arabic language.
The UAE gives high priority to the Arabic language and has effective, clear policies based on solid foundations of tolerance in Islam, and the UAE's constitution, history, heritage and culture as well as socio-economic reality, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development," said on Wednesday.
The duty towards Arabic language compels us to move from praise to adoption of policies and programmes to expand its prevalence in all walks of life and counter all attempts to replace it with other dialects or languages in all our interactions", the minister told Petra in remarks to mark World Arabic Language Day today.