Definition of Qatar in English:

Qatar

Syllabification: Qa·tar
Pronunciation: /ˈkätär, kəˈtär
 
/
A sheikhdom that occupies a peninsula on the western coast of the Persian Gulf; population 833,300 (est. 2009); capital, Doha; language, Arabic (official).

The country was a British protectorate from 1916 until 1971, when it became an independent state. Oil is the chief source of revenue

Derivatives

Qatari

Pronunciation: /ˈkätärē, kəˈtärē/
adjective & noun
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  • The Qataris, for example, were supposedly making such a proposal.
  • For example, Qataris now can get a medical degree from Cornell medical school based in Doha, which is the capital of Qatar.
  • And I am fully confident that we have the support of not all the Qataris, but the majority of Qataris for this.

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