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Iraqi

[ ih-rak-ee, ih-rah-kee ]
/ ɪˈræk i, ɪˈrɑ ki /
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noun, plural I·ra·qis.
a native of Iraq.
Also I·ra·qi Ar·a·bic . the dialect of Arabic spoken in Iraq.
adjective
of or relating to Iraq, its inhabitants, or their language.
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Origin of Iraqi

First recorded in 1770–80; from Arabic ʿIrāqī, equivalent to ʿIrāq Iraq + a suffix indicating relationship or origin

OTHER WORDS FROM Iraqi

an·ti-I·ra·qi, noun, adjectivepro-I·ra·qi, noun, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for Iraqi

Iraqi
/ (ɪˈrɑːkɪ) /

adjective
of or relating to Iraq or its inhabitants
noun
a native or inhabitant of Iraq
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