Araby

[ ar-uh-bee ]
/ ˈær ə bi /
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noun Literary.


Origin of Araby

1125–75; Middle English Arabye < Old French Arabie < Latin Arabia

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Araby

/ (ˈærəbɪ) /

noun

an archaic or poetic name for Arabia
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