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Published: 03 February 1983

472 Pages

ISBN: 9780198643210

Bookseller Code (01)

The Concise Oxford English-Arabic Dictionary of Current Usage

Edited by N. S. Doniach
With the assistance of S. Khulusi, N. Shamaa, and W. K. Davin

  • Nearly 40,000 entries providing English headwords with multiple meanings and their nearest Arabic equivalent.
  • For Arabic speakers: phonetic equivalents for headwords, phrases illustrating unexpected and alien idioms, and explanations of headwords denoting concepts new to the Arab world.
  • For English speakers: vowels and diacritics included in the Arabic text, irregular plurals of nouns, and simple verb conjugations in the imperfect tense.
  • Meticulously transcribed Arabic characters for easy reading.