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also Nab·a·te·an  (năb′ə-tē′ən)
1. A subject of the kingdom of Nabataea.
2. The Aramaic dialect of the Nabataeans.


(ˌnæbəˈtiːən) or


1. (Peoples) a member of an Arab trading people who flourished southeast of Palestine, around Petra, in the Hellenistic and Roman periods
2. (Languages) the extinct form of Aramaic spoken by this people
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The Nabatean site of Mada'in Saleh, featuring a number of spectacular rock-cut tombs similar in style to the Nabatean sites at Petra.
Add to that a dip in the Dead Sea, and some Indian Jones vibes visiting old tombs, Nabatean structures and Little Petra - it can be the best getaway to start off your couple travel goals.
Yet Jerash, often over-shadowed by Petra, is itself a site of major importance and in its own way has just as much 'wow factor' as the Nabatean rose city to its South.
The kingdom also intends to offer visits to historic sites such as Mada'in Saleh, a 2,000-year-old Nabatean city carved into the rocks of the northern desert.
4- He is best known for rediscovering the remains of the Nabatean ancient city in Petra, Jordan.
The desert country boasts several promising tourist attractions, such as prehistoric rock art in the Hail region and the ruins of the first-century Nabatean settlement of Madain Saleh (pictured), which is similar to Jordan's Petra.
Her career then took her to Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel & Towers, where she was eventually promoted to food and beverage manager, and in 2010, she accepted the role of communications manager and personal assistant to the hotel manager of Movenpick Resort Petra and Movenpick Nabatean Castle Hotel.
Petra, the Nabatean site often referred to in Israel as the Red Rock, has attracted Israelis at least since the 1950s, when Israel and Jordan were still at war.
Andrew Balding's Nabatean finished fifth in arguably the hottest three-year-old handicap of the season at Newmarket last time out and racing off the same mark will surely take all the beating in the PS10 Free Bet At 32RedSport Handicap.
The form is red-hot and Nabatean should prove better than a mark of 85.
The architectural meaning in Nabatean and Palmyran Aramaic as well as Syriac varies according to region and time period; see the discussion in M.
The Movenpick Resort & Residences Aqaba, Movenpick Resort Tala Bay Aqaba and Movenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea all achieved top global rankings, while the Movenpick Resort Petra and Movenpick Nabatean Castle Hotel recorded an impressive 91 per cent during the process.