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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The workshop comes within the context of cooperation between WORAL, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), and ISESCO to organize training and educational workshops for Arabic-language teachers in non-Arab countries including Chad, Malaysia, Kyrgyzstan, and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
ARAB NEWS Associate professor of applied languages at King Saud University (KSU), Hasan bin Mohammed Al-Shumrani, receives the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Award for Arabic-Language.
Initially, DW will transmit an Arabic-language channel focusing on information, understanding and cultural exchange.
With this in mind, UNESCO supports the International Council for the Arabic Language, whose role is essential in connecting the Arabic-language cultures and cultures of other languages across the world.
Beyond courses and learning materials, GU-Q seeks to make their own contribution to Arabic-language culture, with future plans for a Moosim Thaqafi, or cultural engagement platform, by inviting thinkers, writers, movie directors, and anyone who contributes to Arabic culture.
He further said that the Sultan Qaboos College for Teaching Arabic to Non-Native Speakers embodies the interest attached by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said in teaching the Arabic-Language for the non-native speakers as it is also the first specialized college for teaching the Arabic Language for the non-native speakers in the Sultanate.
He pointed out that the institute, which will teach male and female students, will also provide direct qualifications for students to work as Arabic-language teachers in their respective countries.
The French government and international news agency Agence France-Presse (AFP) have teamed up to spearhead a consortium of digital media content producers and publishers aiming to find a high-quality semantic search strategy for AFP's Arabic-language news, audio, and video multimedia content, a solution that creators hope could serve as a model platform for Arabic news organizations around the globe.
Naoum came to the United States in 1890 and Salloum followed him in 1898, the year Naoum founded, published and edited Al-Hoda, one of the major Arabic-language newspapers in the United States.
DIRECTV continues to enhance its international programming platform, WorldDirect[TM], with the addition of a new Arabic-language programming package, ArabicDirect[TM].
As if that wasn't revolutionary enough, the magazine is now printing in Arabic in addition to English, says the Arabic-language Al Kawn News.