- a native of Iraq.
- Also Iraqi Arabic. the dialect of Arabic spoken in Iraq.
- of or relating to Iraq, its inhabitants, or their language.
Origin of Iraqi
1770–80; < Arabic ʿIrāqī, equivalent to ʿIrāq Iraq + -ī suffix of appurtenance
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Examples from the Web for iraqi
The U.S. launched campaigns in the restive Iraqi city of Fallujah and a surge campaign in Baghdad.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War
Nancy A. Youssef
January 7, 2015
The U.S. military is finally starting to train Iraqi troops to fight ISIS in restive Anbar province.
The U.S. only plans to train roughly 3,000 Iraqi troops in the first year.
Figuring how to train Iraqi forces has dogged the United States since the 2003 invasion.
The men were accused of reneging on pledges to stop working for the Iraqi government.ISIS’s Futile Quest to Go Legit
January 5, 2015
Real scientists have been coached by Iraqi officials on what to say.
The killers will fail, and the Iraqi people will live in freedom.
The Iraqi regime has plotted to develop anthrax, and nerve gas, and nuclear weapons for over a decade.
Iraqi intelligence officers are posing as the scientists inspectors are supposed to interview.
Iraqi officials accompany the inspectors in order to intimidate witnesses.
- of or relating to Iraq or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Iraq
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