Definitions

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  • n. A person from Saudi Arabia or of Saudi Arabian descent.
  • adj. From, or pertaining to Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Arabian people or language.
  • proper n. Shortened form of Saudi Arabia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a native or inhabitant of Saudi Arabia
  • adj. of or relating to Saudi Arabia or its people

Etymologies

From Arabic سعودي (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA -- As President Obama arrived here Wednesday for meetings with the Saudi royal family, a tape of Osama bin Laden surfaced to offer a reminder of the high-stakes agenda Mr. Obama is pursuing on his trip abroad -- Middle East peace and regional cooperation with a goal of renewed international goodwill for the United States.

    Christina Bellantoni: White House Slogan for Cairo Speech: New Beginning

  • AHMED AL-OMRAN, SAUDI BLOGGER: Well, (INAUDIBLE) and the Saudi society is such a conservative society.

    CNN Transcript Jan 4, 2008

  • AMERICA FOR SALE/THE SAUDI CONNECTION yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'AMERICA FOR SALE/THE SAUDI CONNECTION'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Article: To understand the attempted Cheney/Bush selloff of U.S. port operations to Dubai ~ you must first fully understand that its all about big money, the Saudi connection and the Saudi-backed Carlyle Group.

    AMERICA FOR SALE / THE SAUDI CONNECTION

  • NAWAF OBAID, SAUDI INTL SECURITY CONSULTANT: This is a complete vindication of what the Saudi security forces and authorities have been saying over the last three years, that if you're going to attack the Saudi oil industry, the main facility, they're so well protected that the would-be attackers would not come close to the main facility.

    CNN Transcript Feb 25, 2006

  • NAWAF OBAID, SAUDI SECURITY CONSULTANT: This is a complete vindication of what the Saudi security forces and authorities have been saying over the last three years, that if you are going to attack the Saudi oil industry, their main facility, they're so well protected that the would-be attackers would not come close to the main facility.

    CNN Transcript Feb 24, 2006

  • NAWAF OBAID, SAUDI NATIONAL SECURITY CONSULTANT: His is a complete vindication of what the Saudi security forces and the authorities have been saying over the last three years, that if you're going to attack the Saudi oil industry, the main facilities are so well protected that the would-be attackers would not come close to the main facility.

    CNN Transcript Feb 25, 2006

  • SAAD AL-FAGIH, SAUDI DISSIDENT: According to senior Saudi security source, among many young people reported by their families, 3,000 have a clear Jihad history or Jihadi profile in their files, in the intelligence.

    CNN Transcript Aug 20, 2003

  • RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA-Saudi Arabia and the Canadian makers of the BlackBerry have reached a preliminary deal on granting access to users 'data that will avert a ban on the phone's messenger service in the kingdom, Saudi officials said Saturday.

    Thestar.com - Home Page

  • 'Sorcerer' who raped 100 sentenced to death A SAUDI man reported to have raped more than 100 women after posing as a spell-caster to lure them into his clutches has been sentenced to death, Saudi media reported.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • SAUDI ARABIA bin laden, osama Osama Bin Laden is the son of a wealthy Saudi businessman.

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