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Damascus Arabic

Charles A. Ferguson

Damascus Arabic

by Charles A. Ferguson

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Published by Center for Applied Linguistics of the Modern Language Association of America in Washington, D.C .
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    Subjects:
  • Arabic language -- Conversation and phrase books.,
  • Arabic language -- Dialects -- Syria -- Damascus.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Charles A. Ferguson with the assistance of Moukhtar Ani and others.
    GenreConversation and phrase books.
    ContributionsAni, Moukhtar.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,313p. ;
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18774507M

    arabic, as it is used in everyday conversation by educated city-dwelling syrians, and most particularly by natives of damascus, is described in this book. this reference grammar is intended, first of all, for students who have already acquired, or are in the process of acquiring, an elementary knowledge of syrian arabic, and who wish to enhance and confirm that knowledge. What follows is a translation from Arabic by Fr. Charles Baz of a piece by Dr. Asad Rustum about St. John of Damascus. Dr. Rustum, the official historian of the Church of Antioch in his day, also wrote a book entitled كنيسة مدينة الله انطاكية العظمى that is still the best (and almost only) scholarly history of the.

    Arabic book culture, library culture and reading culture is significantly enriched.’ Li Guo, University of Notre Dame The first documented insight into the content and structure of a large-scale medieval Arabic library The written text was a pervasive feature of cultural practices in the medieval Middle East. The Umayyad Mosque (Arabic: الجامع الأموي ‎), also known as the Great Mosque of Damascus (Arabic: جامع بني أمية الكبير ‎, Romanization: Jāmiʻ Banī Umayyah al-Kabīr), located in the old city of Damascus, is one of the largest and oldest mosques in the world. The mosque is also important in Islam because of its historical and eschatological reports and events.

    Arabic literature is rich in praises of Damascus, which is described as an earthly paradise. The European or American traveler is apt to feel that these praises are exaggerated, and it is perhaps only in early summer that the beauty of the innumerable fruit trees--apricots, pomegranates, walnuts and many others--justifies enthusiasm. Damascus, Arabic Dimashq, city, capital of Syria. Located in the southwestern corner of the country, it has been called the “pearl of the East,” praised for its beauty and lushness; the 10th-century traveler and geographer al-Maqdisī lauded the city as ranking among the four earthly paradises. Upon visiting the city in , Mark Twain wrote.


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