[bah-rey-nee, -rahy-, buh-]
- a native or inhabitant of Bahrain.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of Bahrain or its people.
Origin of Bahraini
Bahrain + Arabic -ī suffix of appurtenance
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Examples from the Web for bahraini
But the Bahraini government, which carefully manages its image in Washington, ignored that completely.Washington Fuming About Bahrain's Human Rights Crackdown
September 6, 2014
But human-rights groups accuse the Bahraini security forces of “weaponizing” both the gas and the canisters, to lethal effect.
The tender was for 1.6 million canisters—more than one round for every Bahraini citizen.
“We can all say a lot to journalists but what counts are the actions,” a Bahraini official said.Sunnis Wary Of A Fairweather Ally
December 24, 2013
His arrest came at the height of the Bahraini Pearl Revolution early last year.Bahrain Human-Rights Activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja Dying in Prison
April 10, 2012
- of or relating to Bahrain
- a native or inhabitant of Bahrain
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