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Origin and Meaning of Arabic

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Ar"a*bic
Of or pertaining to Arabia or the Arabians.

Etymology: L. Arabicus, fr. Arabia

noun Ar"a*bic
The language of the Arabians.

Note: ☞ The Arabic is a Semitic language, allied to the Hebrew. It is very widely diffused, being the language in which all Moslems must read the Koran, and is spoken as a vernacular tongue in Arabia, Syria, and Northern Africa.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The Semitic language of the Arabs; spoken in a variety of dialects
  2. Relating to or characteristic of Arabs ("Arabic languages")

Borrowing from French arabique.

Fun Facts about the name Arabic

  • How unique is the name Arabic? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Arabic was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Arabic: Your name in reverse order is Cibara. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Acairb. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Arabic born Jan 11, 2008

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ireland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.