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Kuwaiti

[ koo-wey-tee ]
/ kʊˈweɪ ti /
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noun
a native or inhabitant of Kuwait.
adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of Kuwait or its inhabitants.
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Origin of Kuwaiti

First recorded in 1925–30; from Arabic Kuwaytī, equivalent to KuwaytKuwait + a suffix indicating relationship or origin

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British Dictionary definitions for Kuwaiti

Kuwaiti

Koweiti (kəʊˈweɪtɪ)

/ (kʊˈweɪtɪ) /

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