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Arabic Abbreviations

Browse 45 acronyms and abbreviations related to the Arabic terminology and jargon.

A7AAn Egyptian word for (WTF)Rate it:
AABAAmerican Arabic Benevolent AssociationRate it:
ADadminstritiv distanceRate it:
ADAbu DhabiRate it:
AITCArabic Innovation Training ConsultancyRate it:
ALCTArabic Language Competency TestRate it:
ALIFArabic Language Institute in FezRate it:
ALLPArabic Language Learning ProgramRate it:
ALNTArabic Lexical Neighbourhood TestRate it:
ARBCArabicRate it:
ATBArab Tunisian BankRate it:
ATCAutomobile and Touring ClubRate it:
AVIAArabic Variant Identification AidRate it:
EAEgyptian ArabicRate it:
EAPBEarly Arabic Printed BooksRate it:
FATWAA fatwa is simply an opinion handed down by an Islamic scholar about some aspect of Islamic law. For Sunni Muslims, a fatwa is a non-binding opinion. (Arabic)Rate it:
GGCGulf Cooperation CouncilRate it:
ISISIslamic State of Iran SyriaRate it:
JAISJournal of Arabic and Islamic StudiesRate it:
JZKJazakallah KhairRate it:
KFRKafirRate it:
MADAMorphological Analysis and Disambiguation for ArabicRate it:
PGPersian Gulf is located in Western Asia between Iran (Persia) and the Arabian Peninsula. It is an extension of the Indian Ocean. Historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf. This body of water is sometimes controversially referred to as the Arabian Gulf or The Gulf' by most Arab states, although neither of the latter two terms are recognized internationally. The name Gulf of Iran (Persian Gulf) is used by the International Hydrographic Organization. The Persian Gulf has many good fishing grounds, extensive coral reefs, and abundant pearl oysters. Source: it:
QCSQatar Construction SpecificationsRate it:
RJRoyal Jordanian AirlineRate it:

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