Arabic Loanwords

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List Of Arabic Loanwords In English
... Arabic loanwords in English are words acquired directly from Arabic or else indirectly by passing from Arabic into other languages and then into English ... Some of them are not ancient in Arabic, but are loanwords within Arabic itself, entering Arabic from Persian, Greek or other languages ... a word must be reported in leading etymology dictionaries as having descended from Arabic ...
Arabic Language - Influence of Arabic On Other Languages
... Main article Influence of Arabic on other languages See also List of Arabic loanwords in English The influence of Arabic has been most important in Islamic countries ... Arabic is an important source of vocabulary for languages such as Baluchi, Bengali, Berber, Catalan, English, French, German, Gujarati, Hausa, Hindustani, Italian ... For example, the Arabic word for book (كتاب kitāb) has been borrowed in all the languages listed, with the exception of French, Spanish, Italian, Catalan and ...