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By Olivia Musembi Senior Content Writer
Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 3 Views | 🔊 8 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: Arabic

Meaning: Peaceful

Pronunciation: AIR-uhb, /ˈærəb/, AE R AH B

Popularity Rank: #145,063

On this page:

  • 1. Arab Meaning
  • 2. Arab Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Arab
  • 4. Arab Translations in other languages
  • 5. Arab Name Popularity
  • 6. Famous People with Name Arab
  • 7. Names similar to Arab

Arab Meaning

The name Arab is of Arabic origin, meaning 'desert dweller' or 'nomad'. It is typically used for boys and carries connotations of strength, resilience, and independence.

Arab also means "Peaceful".

Arab is commonly found in Morocco, Algeria, France, and 19 more countries.

Arab Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: AIR-uhb

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈærəb/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: AE R AH B

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

B: Pronounce as in "big" (B IH G)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Arab?

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How Arab is Pronounced in Different Languages?

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Arab Translations in other languages

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Arab Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Arab is recorded 146 times globally, ranking it as the 145,063th most common name worldwide.

Arab is most prevalent in Morocco, with 53 occurrences, making it the 13,551th most popular name in the country.

In Morocco, the name Arab is found among 1 in every 19868 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Arab Popularity by Country

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Morocco#13,5511 : 19,868
Algeria#20,2091 : 39,131
France#29,1641 : 54,333

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