What does the Arabic word"jihad"mean?

Answer According to, jihad essentially means to struggle and this can apply to a personal struggle against one's own darker nature, a struggle against social injustice, or a phsyica... Read More »

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Which Arabic writer was known as a dean of Arabic literature?

Taha Hussein (1889- 1973) nicknamed "the dean of Arabic literature"

What does Emily mean in Arabic?

In Arabic, the name Emily means "flower." Emily is a girl’s name that is of English origin. Some famous Emilys include Emily Dickinson, Emily Post, Emily Watson and Emily Bronte.References:Arabic... Read More »

What does the Arabic word abu mean?

The Modern Standard Arabic word "abu" means father. It is commonly used in addressing all fathers. For example, if a man has a son named Khalid, his friends and family may call the man Abu Khalid, ... Read More »

What does the Arabic word"jamal"mean?

The male given name of Jamal means "beauty" or "handsome" in Arabic. The names Jamil and Jamila also share the same triconsonantal root in Arabic as the name Jamal. Both Jamil and Jamila mean beaut... Read More »