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al-Nakba

Saltos de línea: al-Nakba
Pronunciación: /alˈnakbə
 
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Definición de al-Nakba en inglés:

sustantivo

The Palestinian term for the events of 1948, when many Palestinians were displaced by the creation of the new state of Israel.
Example sentences
  • For Arabs generally, the war is al-Nakba - the catastrophe.
  • May 15, 1948 is the day of independence for the Jews, but the same day is al-Nakba, the catastrophe, for the Palestinians.
  • Independence Day for Israel is known as al-Nakba, or the "catastrophe," for Arabs.

Origen

Arabic, literally 'the disaster'.

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