See also: saudi and saudí

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic سُعُودِيّ(suʿūdiyy), from سُعُود(suʿūd), the name of the Saud family, who rule Saudi Arabia, and the adjectival suffix ـِيّ(-iyy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaʊdi/, /ˈsɔːdi/
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  • Rhymes: -aʊdi, -ɔːdi

NounEdit

Saudi (plural Saudis)

  1. A person from Saudi Arabia or of Saudi Arabian descent.
    The agal he wore on his head gave him away as a Saudi.

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Saudi (comparative more Saudi, superlative most Saudi)

  1. From, or pertaining to Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Arabian people or language.

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Proper nounEdit

Saudi

  1. (informal) Short for Saudi Arabia.
    • 2008 June 22, Sebastian Abbot, “Oil minister: Saudi willing to increase crude output”, Associated Press

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Saudi

  1. ellipsis of Saudi Arabia

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For quotations using this term, see Citations:Saudi.


TagalogEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Sau‧di
  • IPA(key): /ˈsawdi/, [ˈsaʊ̯.dɪ]

Proper nounEdit

Saudi

  1. ellipsis of Saudi Arabia