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Kuwait

Ku·wait

 (ko͞o-wāt′)
1. A country of the northeast Arabian Peninsula at the head of the Persian Gulf. Settled by Arab tribes in the early 1700s, it became a British protectorate in 1897 and an independent kingdom in 1961. Iraq invaded and occupied the country in 1990, sparking the Persian Gulf War (1991), which ended with Iraqi troops being driven out by a coalition of Arab and Western forces. With its major oil reserves, discovered in 1938, it has one of the highest per capita incomes in the world. The city of Kuwait is its capital.
2. also Kuwait City The capital of Kuwait, in the east-central part of the country on the Persian Gulf. It was heavily damaged during the Gulf War.

Ku·wait′i (-wā′tē) adj. & n.
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Kuwaiti

(kʊˈweɪtɪ) or

Koweiti

adj
1. (Placename) of or relating to Kuwait or its inhabitants
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Kuwait or its inhabitants
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Kuwait
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Kuwaiti - a native or inhabitant of Kuwait
State of Kuwait, Koweit, Kuwait - an Arab kingdom in Asia on the northwestern coast of the Persian Gulf; a major source of petroleum
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
Adj.1.Kuwaiti - of or relating to the kingdom of Kuwait or its people; "Kuwaiti ports"
2.Kuwaiti - of or relating to the capital of Kuwait or its residents; "Kuwaiti streets are lined with luxury stores"
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Translations
Kuvajťankuvajtský
kuwaiterkuwaitisk
kuwaitilainen
Kuvajćaninkuvajtski
クウェートのクウェート人
쿠웨이트 사람쿠웨이트의
kuwaitierkuwaitisk
เกี่ยวกับคูเวตชาวคูเวต
người Kuwaitthuộc nước/người/tiếng Kuwait

Kuwaiti

[kʊˈweɪtɪ]
A. ADJkuwaití
B. Nkuwaití mf
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Kuwaiti

[kʊˈweɪti]
adjkoweïtien(ne)
nKoweïtien(ne) m/f
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Kuwaiti

adjkuwaitisch
nKuwaiter(in) m(f)
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Kuwaiti

[kʊˈweɪtɪ] adj & nkuwaitiano/a
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Kuwaiti

كُوَيْتِيٌّ Kuvajťan, kuvajtský kuwaiter, kuwaitisk Kuwaiter, kuwaitisch κουβεϊτιανός kuwaití kuwaitilainen koweïtien Kuvajćanin, kuvajtski kuwaitiano クウェートの, クウェート人 쿠웨이트 사람, 쿠웨이트의 Koeweiti, Koeweits kuwaiter, kuwaitisk kuwejcki, Kuwejtczyk coveitiano, kuwaitiano житель Кувейта, кувейтский kuwaitier, kuwaitisk เกี่ยวกับคูเวต, ชาวคูเวต Kuveyt, Kuveytli người Kuwait, thuộc nước/người/tiếng Kuwait 科威特人, 科威特的
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On 5 January, Al-Sisi made his first visit to Kuwait to meet with Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to discuss bilateral cooperation and issues of mutual interest.
Members of the delegation, including key national figures, gathered at the Kuwaiti Embassy here where there were welcomed by the Dean of Diplomatic Corps in Bahrain and the Kuwaiti Ambassador to Bahrain Shaikh Azzam Mubarak Al Sabah.
Kuwaiti magazines were the most widely circulated publications in the Gulf region and the state-run TV channel aired very creative programs and was known for its good coverage of global events.
Masri stressed the two countries' deep ties, pointing to the Kuwaiti investments in Jordan which rank first among Arab and foreign countries.
The exhibition aimed to give young Kuwaiti entrepreneurs the chance to meet with real business people in a business environment throughout the four-day event.
Kuwaiti women are now able to apply for and renew passports without the consent of their husbands following a constitutional court ruling Tuesday, the pan-Arab daily ASHARQ AL AWSAT reported Wednesday.
"I applaud the efforts of the Ministry of Interior in trapping those who forged documents to obtain the Kuwaiti citizenship illegally," MP Safa Al Hashem said.
The chairman of the board of directors of the Kuwaiti General Organization for Youth and Sports, Mr.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 (KUNA) -- A Kuwaiti parliamentary delegation visiting the Kingdom of Thailand on Wednesday discussed ways to enhance cooperation.
Manama: A Gulf national who obtained the Kuwaiti citizenship fraudulently by impersonating a dead Kuwaiti and later used his new status to naturalise 11 people has been arrested.
Kuwait demands clarification on its prisoners in Iraq BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Kuwaiti foreign ministry demanded today from the Iraqi ambassador Mohammed Bahr-ulum to investigate the statement made by ex-security advisor Muwafaq al-Rubai'i that some Kuwaiti prisoners are still alive and might be moved to Iran, as reported by Kuwaiti News Agency.