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Arabic Language and Culture

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Most of the Middle Eastern and North African countries are dominated by Arabic Language and Culture. The Arabic language has many Hebrew and Persian loan words, and its loan words in turn are found in Portuguese, Sicilian, and Spanish. Questions typically refer to Arabic culture and its geographic range, language, local dialects and their widespread use in business, classical and modern writings, everyday life, and religion.
There is Arab in him. His mother is from Jordan and his father is Italian. Muhammed Hassan aka Mark Copani was born in Amman, Jordan.  Yes he is his mother was Jordonian and his father was Italian  His name is Mark Copani but he was also known as Mark Magnus and he was born in Jordan and…
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The government is showing discrimination by detaining all U.S. citizens and immigrants of Arab decent.
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It's in Dubai. On Jumeirah Road, use the Emirates Mall exit.
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A: Many prefer to see this conflict in terms of religion, since a religious imprimatur absolves an aggressor of any moral responsibility. However, it is really about land. Whether or not the Jews of the early twentieth century felt a longing to live in what was then called Palestine, and whether or …
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There are a myriad of reasons underlying and undergirding the Jewish-Arab Conflict in recent times and it is important to evaluate all of these rationales. However, it is important to note that the actual military conflict is an international one with set international players. The spiritual conflic…
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No. Jews and Arabs are different races, although both are Semitic. Muslims are followers of Islam, which is a religion; Muslims can be of any race, ethnicity, descent, etc. God and Allah are different names for the same deity. Jews originating from the Middle East are of the same semitic bloodli…
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No one cares about cricket. Its the dumpiest game in the world. plus if u improve my answer write something so u can have proof its not the dumpiest.!! + who ever likes cricket is GAY!! how dare you crickets awesome its probaly cuz you cant play it
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Answer 1 Jerusalem is the first, & the holy House of Almighty GOD. It's the first place built to worship Almighty GOD on this Earth and it's the only door to the heaven. It is the real door. That is why; the Muslims and the Jews know this. Answer 2 While the Jews are one united religion, Arabs a…
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It is called the Ka'ba (Kaaba) meaning the CUBE, where Muslims worship the one and only God named Allah. It was built by Abraham (Ibrahim) and his son Isma'eel (Peace and blessings be on them both). It is the required site for Muslims to pilgramage (The five pillars of Islam).
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Yes, there is a mountain of difference. The Arabs, though themselves not homogenous, are a Semitic people, whereas the Persians are Indo-Iranian, their language belonging to the Indo-European language family. In short, they are historically, culturally, linguistically and ethnically separate populat…
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No. Her father was a second generation Lebanese and he himself spoke only some Arabic. Hayek was raised speaking Spanish and only learned English later in life.
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They eat both eastern European and Arabic foods, as well as many other foods from russia, Germany, and junk food from the US. But traditional israelli food is Arabic, i.e hummus, pita, halva, shuarma, ptatim. . .
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A scholar spends most of their time studying to learn as much as they can about a particular subject. A scholar might be a student or someone who has already graduated that is very knowledgeable in their field. Their main job is to go out into the world and do good things by contributing to their fi…
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Gadabuursi are decedents of Imam Samaroon Siciid, they are originally Arabs from present day Iraq. The Gadabursi Kings: The role of the Imam Said Samaroon in Dir History The history of Dir, in the age-Iman's Samaroon Submitted By: Huurshe Mahe Dir! Mahe Dir! Tariikhda Direed my qormeyso, Mana soco…
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there r 2 teams made it Tunisia and Saudi Arabia
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Like any language, the best way to learn is by immersion. If that opportunity does not exist for you, I recommend finding an Arab student at one of your local colleges to tutor you. Another option would be to use a software/e-book package that provides an interactive multimedia learning experience.…
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No. There are many more Asian Muslims than Arab Muslims. Indonesia, for example, is the most populous Muslim country in the world. We associate Islam with the Arabs because the prophet Mohammed was an Arab and because the Arabs are the ones who in the name of converting people to Islam conquered lan…
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The Arab-Israeli Conflict existed long before 1948 and actually entered a violent stage as early as 1921. In 1948, however, Israel declared Independence which caused the internal Jewish-Arab Engagements to escalate into an international war when Arab Nations declared war on Israel. To see a discuss…
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Ethnically Lebanese have the blood of ancient people who inhabited their land such as the Phoenicians. Many Lebanese say they are phoenician and DNA testing and history shows that they indeed have no relation with the Arabs today, although many Phoenicians mated with Spanish and a few Greeks. Most …
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The Twin Towers, September 11.
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Answer 1 The Arabic word 'Islam' simply means 'submission', and derives from a word meaning 'peace'. In a religious context it means complete submission to the will of God. 'Allah' is the Arabic name for God, which is used to refer to God by Muslims who speak Arabic and those who speak other langua…
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It means "peace be upon you" in Arabic. It is used as a greeting throughout the world by Muslims. The proper reply back is "wa alaikum assalaam" which means "and peace be upon you."
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Egyptians speak Egyptian Arabic and Syrian Arabic, they also speak British English and Parisian French . After the Arab conquest of Egypt in the 7th century AD, Arabic became the major language of Egypt. Today a number of dialects are spoken, with Cairene Arabic being the main language used on tel…
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Arabia was majority pagan before the arrival of Islam. They believed in many gods (polytheism) and were open the idea of there being many other gods besides what they worshipped (henotheism). Allah was the creator sky God who was supreme above the other gods. However he was not directly accessible …
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In the 1950s, women were treated by mean as less than equal. Women were also treat with condescending gallantry and were expected to play a role as the housewife.
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There are 22 countries members in the League of Arab States, they are considered the Arabic countries : Algeria Bahrain Comoros Djibouti Egypt Iraq Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Libya Mauritania Morocco Oman Palestine Qatar Saudi Arabia Somalia Sudan Syria Tunisia United Arab Emirates…
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There are some countries that have Arabic as there official language and there are some that do not. That being said Arabic is spoken widely throughout the world. The countries which mainly speak Arabic are found in Africa and the Middle East. The countries that use Arabic as there official language…
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The main beliefs in Islam are: Worshiping Allah (or God in English and same God in Christianity and Judaism) as the one and only one God with no partner, no son, no father, no companion, no associate, and no equivalence and the belief that prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is God prophet and Mess…
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Answer O people, recollect the title of Rasoolullaah (saws) - Rehmatul lil 'aalameen. He is the Rehmat (blessing) for the two universes. What does two universes mean? it is both the worlds - the world of life and death. The shari'at of Allah is not meant for humans. It is for all the creations o…
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That depends on where the couple wants to get married.
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Answer 1: It depends on who's conducting the study If It's Arab and/or Muslim who are making the study, then Arab and Muslim Americans are smarter. If it's Christian American, then it's the other way around. May I ask, why are you creating disharmony? See the Related Link on Confirmation Bias …
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nice answerIt is because of their special love of Ahlebait (as) and they are really fulfilling haq of Ajre Risalat by loving Aale Mohammad (as) and become happy in their happiness & sad & grieving on the zulm done on Ahle Bait / daughter & grandsons of Prophet, after Holy Prophet (saw) l…
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First, it's important to note that not all Arabs hate all Jews, nor do all Jews hate all Arabs. This misconception is often promoted due to the Palestine-Israel conflict. Many Arabs, and for that matter, non-Arabs do not like what the Israeli government does, but this should not be mistaken for anti…
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the a-i-r-a-b-z for Britain's and a-r-a-b-z for Americans n others:P
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The underlying supposition, namely that there is a trend in the Arab World to adopt Western names, is flawed in some regions and flatly incorrect in others. Typically, Jews and Christians in the Arab World have had names with European equivalents for centuries as a result of using the Bible for na…
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They haven't. Nasab or Patronymics (i.e. Ibn X or Bin X) are still a common part of most Arab names. The addition of the family name after the patronymic came in the mid-1600s and 1700s as increasing exposure to Europe brought the trend to the Arab World. In today's world where having six-word nam…
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In Farsi, Nehan (نهان) translates to beautiful. In the Farsi language nehan is used specifically in reference to a baby boy as being beautiful. Contrary to common belief, it is not an Arabic word. It is a gender driven reference.
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The richest Arab so far in the world is Al Waleed Bin Talal. He is a also a Saudi Arabian Prince. He net worth is $48 billion.
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Muslim rule in SindThe first successful invasion was the third attack on Sindh by the governonr or Iraq, Hajaj. The first two failed so a much bigger force was sent which was successful. This was the start of Muslim rule in Sind.
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It means that Allah is the one who offers us the help wanted
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Answer Yes they can.
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To know what Lois means in Arabic you must know the meaning in English. Lois is the feminine of louise which is derived from the German word loo eez, this German word roughly translates to well known fighter.. fighter in Arabic is mujahid. So technically Lois would translate to Mujahid in Arabic..
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The Arabic word "fajr" means: dawn.
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Yes.
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Pakistan has 9 recognized languages and about 70 other minor languages: The 2 official languages are: Urdu English The 4 major provincial languages are: Punjabi Pashto Sindhi Balochi The 3 major regional languages are: Saraiki Hindko Kashmiri. Only 8% of the population speaks Urd…
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Arabs are an Semitic people, Arabs are the people who came from Yemen and lived around Arabian peninsula and Levant also Maghreb and egypt......there are three different of Arabs 1-Arabian peninsula-The people who lived in KSA,Yemen,UAE,Qatar,Kuwait,Oman, and Bahrain 2-Leavent and Mesopotamian Arab'…
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Since this question is contentious, the answers have been annotated with the general opinion put forward by the contributor. Answer 1: Jews returned to their historic homeland and adequately defended it The Jewish people originally believed that the land was given to them by God, which is why the…
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The common male names in Saudi Arabia are Mohammed, Ibrahim, Ismail, Isaac, Ahmed, Bander, Saeed, Ali, Khalid, Faisal and Omar.
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United Arab Emirates, Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Israel, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Western Sahara, YemenThere's 25 countries where Arabic is an official language. note: in…
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1.Transactional 2.interactive
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IInfluences of Chinese in the Philippines"1. foods like siopao, siomai, pancit, hopia2. strong family ties3. chinawaresInfluences of Arabs in the Philippines:1. Islam2. Sultan government3. Arabic language4. Arabic writing system5. Words like apo, sulat, alamat at salamat, came from the Arabic words …
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no that's farsi
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No, they speak Persian (Farsi).
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Chosen haphazardly from a search of wikipedia: Hasan al-Rammah, Al-Jazari, al-Jazari (might have been Persian or Kurdish), Ibn al-Shatir, Mohamed Osman Baloola, Taqi al-Din Muhammad ibn Ma'ruf, ...
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how you doin? you can learn Arabic online like I'm doing it is very great method to learn because they learn it through live video interactive classes available 24/7, so you can be able to have your class any time you prefer. with native Arabic teacher , you are not gonna be fixed to any pace or an…
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Answer nfw If you are a legal citizen to the USA
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No, they don't hate Arabs. It is the opposite,. They have strong relations with Arabs.
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Influences of Arabs to the Filipinos: 1. Islam religion 2. Sultanate 3. Arabic language 4. Arabic writing system 5. Words like apo, sulat, alamat at salamat, came from the Arabic words ima, kitab and kali. 6. the use of calendar 7. "singkil" dance
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The Egyptian Army, in aspects of Weaponry, Equipment, Training and Experience. Look up Yom Kippur war or Military statistics for further information.
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Of the millions of Arabs n the world, only a very few can be considered terrorists.
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Influences of Arabs to Filipinos:1. Islam2. Sultan government3. Arabic language4. Arabic writing system5. Words like apo, sulat, alamat at salamat, came from the Arabic words ima, kitab and kali.6. the use of calendar7. "singkil" dance
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Answer Eastern Arabic is also referred to as Syrian Arabic. This dialect is most usefull in countries like Syria, Lebanon, Jordon, and Palestine. Other regions like Saudi Arabia, Iraq, etc., use different dialect, but can usually understand both Syrian and Egyptian dialects as well.
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Influences of Arabs in the Philippine culture:1. Islam2. Sultan government3. Arabic language4. Arabic writing system5. Words like apo, sulat, alamat at salamat, came from the Arabic words ima, kitab and kali.6. the use of calendar7. "singkil" dance
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Abrahim Mustafa
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The Janjaweed are a combination of Chadian and Darfurian Arab partisans, previously tolerated by the Sudan Government and pursued local agendas to control of the land. The majority of Darfur's Arabs, the Baggara confederation, soon began their presence in the war over grazing territory and land use …
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It means to gather. A gathering.
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Arab cuisine spans many countries and is quite diverse. However, most foods in the Arabic world have a strong emphasis on meat, typically lamb and chicken, dairy products, such as yoghurt and cream, herbs and spices, especially mint and thyme, coffee and tea, and grains, as rice is a staple. These a…
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It means that you are the surrender of god.   If by "surrender" you mean "to relinquish" then the word "Islam" means "the Self-Relinquishment"; a conscious and willful relinquishment of the self to another more worthy in power; ie the Most Worthy Lord, The Divinity; God. It also refers to th…
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Influences of Arabs in the Philippines:1. Islam2. Sultan government3. Arabic language4. Arabic writing system5. Words like apo, sulat, alamat at salamat, came from the Arabic words ima, kitab and kali.6. the use of calendar7. "singkil" dance
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Because they're: 1) Positioned between East and West. 2) Have a fair amount of oil. 3) A situate for the three major faiths, i.e. Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. 4) Suffer from post-colonial problems.
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There are many divisions made in the human population. One of these is by culture and the Western world does not totally understand or agree with the culture of the Arab world. Among other things, the despotic history of the rule of Muslim cultures is not acceptable to Western cultures. While Weste…
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The name Jasmin comes from the Persian (Iranian) culture. It was originially pronounced as if spelled in English yasmin.
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An Arab is anyone from an Arab (Middle Eastern) country or has any Middle Eastern blood in them. Egyptians, Palestinians, Iraqis, Saudi Arabians, Kuwaitis, and many more. An exception though is Lebanon. Many Lebanese consider themselves Arabs, but the majority do not.
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Chinese Influences to the Filipinos 1. Use of jars for burials of bones of the dead 2. Food-food like tofu, hopia, lomi,-bachoy, goto, siopao,-lumpia, siomai, bihon, kinchay, petchay,- toge, miswa, etc 3. Use of Filipino words borrowed from China like a chi ateko a kuyatau kua tokwabi ko biko…
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The Arab people and tribes are descendents of Abraham, not all Muslims are decedents of Ishmael, only the Arab people are the descendants of Ishmael who was one of the sons of Abraham, the other being Isaac. Ishmael is also known as the father of Arabs.
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The "should" is dangerous. There is no perfect solution that will make everyone happy and as a result, different people argue for different solutions that put them in a better position than other solutions. It's a complicated situation that probably requires many resolutions over a long time. As t…
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You can learn Arabic online easily at Arabic College. I also recommend Madinah Arabic, which has lots of lessons, discussion forum monitored by teachers etc. Lingo Learn has some cool videos about learning Arabic online, with a teacher. Arabic online in my opinion is only possible with your own t…
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Modern Standard Arabic (also known as Fus-ha or Proper Arabic) is the official language of Saudi Arabia. However, most locals speak one dialect or another of Arabic.The offical language of Saudi Arabia is Arabic. The three main regional variants spoken by the Saudis are; Hejazi Arabic, Nejdi Arabic …
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They're two different languages. They also have different alphabets. The English alphabet has 26 letters while the Arabic alphabet has 28 letters. English is written/read from left to right while Arabic is written/read from right to left. Some Arabic letters/sounds are not found in English: ح …
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yes, if you are looking in for typing Arabic in an English keyboard, then you can go to a helpful website, called www.yamli.com. using this website, you can write an Arabic word in an English form, and it will be translated automatically. You can also use this website for chatting.
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Construction of the Burj al Arab hotel began in 1994. The biggest challenge was regulating the temperature inside the structure.
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Arabic is the main language of 22 countries-- the members of the Arab league: AlgeriaBahrainComorosDjiboutiEgyptIraqJordanKuwaitLebanonLibyaMauritaniaMoroccoOmanPalestineQatarSaudi ArabiaSomaliaSudanSyriaTunisiaUnited Arab EmiratesYemen
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Middle Eastern people living in the United States are still here because they immigrated here for the freedom and acceptance. In this post-9/11 nation, we are too quick to judge people based on their skin color or dress. Look at people of the Sikh faith. they wear turbans and carry around a religiou…
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Arab (pronounced "ay-rab") - partner of rapartist "Soulja Boy" - is called Abrahim Mustafa His real name is suppose to be Arion jr.
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with the English letters only we write it :"okhot"but in the internet lebanese language:"o5ot" where the "5" stands for the /kh/ sound
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A number of things would have to take place before a long-standing peace (as opposed to a mere cessation of hostilities) could take place. There are other requisites, but there are the most important. 1) Mutual Recognition: Israel would need to recognize a completely independent and sovereign Pale…
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There are a myriad of reasons underlying and undergirding the Arab-Israeli Conflict in recent times and it is important to evaluate all of these rationales. However, it is important to note that the actual military conflict is an international one with set international players. The spiritual confli…
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I don't know how to spell it but to say it it is "huduh"
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Bedouins do not form a country by their own, so we cannot say they have an 'official' language. But the common language they speak is Arabic which is the language spoken by most the people in the Middle East.
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Arabic is a language spoken by middle east people and north Africa al of north Africa like morocco, Algeria , libiya, Tunisia, Egypt ........... middle east: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait , U.A.E , palestain , ( not israel ) ...........
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First of all we need to say what we mean by Arabs. According to Maxine Rodinson (The Arabs), the modern definition is simply one who identifies as an Arab. Thus, most Berbers (but not all) of North Africa now identify as Arabs and therefore are Arabs. Egyptians similarly identify as Arabs. More spec…
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The Arabs were originally a tribal people who lived in what is now Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, and the United Arab Emirates.
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It was spread through business and trading.
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Arab maps primarily focused on the Mediterranean and Persia, whereas Western navigators needed to know the Atlantic Coast, the New World, and the area around India and Southeast Asia. Arab Maps were poor or extremely innacurate in these areas. Some of them even postulated that Africa connected with …
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Answer 1 Unfortunately, the media captures only that which is exciting and interesting. Arabs going to school and getting college diplomas, not interesting. Arabs running successful businesses, not interesting. Arabs campaigning for democratic rights, not interesting. Arabs murdering people, interes…
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No, not all of them. There are many anti-zionist Jews (such as the Naturei Carta, Hasidic Jews) who believe the modern state of Israel is a blasphemous entity and many of them hold rallies & run campaigns in support of Palestine. There are many Jewish groups even in Israel who speak out against …
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