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English definition of “Arab”

Arab

noun [C]     /ˈær.əb/ US  /ˈer-/
a person from the Middle East or North Africa who speaks Arabic as a first languagePeople of specific racial or ethnic background Arab     adjective The Arab countries include Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Syria, and Egypt.Continents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nationPeople of specific racial or ethnic background Arabian     /əˈreɪ.bi.ən/ adjective the Arabian peninsulaContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
(Definition of Arab noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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