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Saudi (adj.)

1933, from Sa'ud, family name of the rulers of Nejd from 18c. and of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia since 1932. The name is from Arabic sa'd "good fortune, happiness." With common Semitic national designation suffix -i.

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Definitions of Saudi
1
Saudi (n.)
a native or inhabitant of Saudi Arabia;
Synonyms: Saudi Arabian
2
Saudi (adj.)
of or relating to Saudi Arabia or its people;
Synonyms: Saudi-Arabian
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