Definition of Arab noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈærəb//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈærəb//
    Race, Equine sports
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  1. 1 a person from the Middle East or N Africa, whose ancestors lived in the Arabian Peninsula See related entries: Race
  2. 2 a type of horse originally from Arabia See related entries: Equine sports
  3. Word Originvia Latin and Greek from Arabic ‘arab.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Arab