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Old October 16th, 2008, 01:32 PM
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Originally Posted by abu ronin View Post
Ajamy is a name, which means a "foreigner" in very old Arabic dialects, not perceived by this meaning anymore and perceived as just a name.
This must be classical arabic yes? I know "foreigner" as "muhajir".
Muhajir is immigrant, not foreigner.

And yes, Ajamy is foreigner in classical arabic, which was common in The Arabian Peninsula and at that time it meant someone who comes from a nation that did not speak Arabic.
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