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  • n. A person from Saudi Arabia or of Saudi Arabian descent.
  • adj. Of, from, or pertaining to Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Arabian people or language.


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  • Not only can you get a free quran from the website cited above, but if you call the Saudi Arabian embassy here in Washington, they will send you a lovely leather bound copy, free of charge.

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  • Officials say Hassan al-Khatani was driving to work at the Saudi Arabian consulate when the attack happened.

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  • Morteza Nikoubazl/Reuters EMBASSY SCUFFLE: Iranian students attacked the Saudi Arabian Embassy Monday in Tehran with firebombs and scuffled with police in protest of the country's role in cracking down on antigovernment protesters in Bahrain.

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  • The Saudi Arabian royal family rolled out a $36 billion "stimulus" program, in what looked like a thinly disguised ploy to buy the loyalty of their subjects.

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  • From my perch and as a 25-year veteran of the oil markets, I would surely expect at least another $15 dollar premium would be added to oil's price at the first hint of emboldened protests in the same mold as Egypt arising in the relative calm of the Saudi Arabian streets, putting increased pressure on a global economy still recovering from its 2008 disaster.

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  • Hebshi, a U.S. citizen and California native, is the daughter of a Saudi Arabian father and a Jewish mother.

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  • The waves of Taghazoute are world-famous; the surf champion Kelly Slater once rented an apt here, and nearby, a Saudi Arabian prince (perhaps a surfer?) has a beachside palace (enclosed by miles of red-stone walls).

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  • Tensions are already high between the U.S. and Iran after the U.S. filed criminal charges earlier this month alleging Iranian officials sought to pay someone they thought was a member of a Mexican drug cartel to assassinate the Saudi Arabian ambassador in Washington.

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  • Now, Nuha Mohammed Al-Doaifi, a Saudi Arabian national, faces the battery charge with a hate crime enhancement, which means that the first-degree misdemeanor battery charge could be elevated to a third-degree felony bringing a chance of greater punishment if convicted, prosecutors said.

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  • Rebels in Libya battle forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi, Syria is gunning down protesters opposed to the rule of dictator Bashar Assad, and Saudi Arabian troops are in Bahrain to help the sheikdom there crush a rebellion.

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