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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the Semitic language of the Arabs; spoken in a variety of dialects;
[syn: Arabic, Arabic language]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. relating to or characteristic of Arabs;
- Example: "Arabic languages"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Arabic \Ar"a*bic\, a. [L. Arabicus, fr. Arabia.] Of or pertaining to Arabia or the Arabians. [1913 Webster] Arabic numerals or figures, the nine digits, 1, 2, 3, etc., and the cipher 0. Gum arabic. See under Gum. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Arabic \Ar"a*bic\, n. The language of the Arabians. [1913 Webster] 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. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Arabic adj 1: relating to or characteristic of Arabs; "Arabic languages" n 1: the Semitic language of the Arabs; spoken in a variety of dialects [syn: Arabic, Arabic language]