History of Bahrain
Bahrain is an island country in the Persian Gulf. The history of Bahrain dates back to ancient history. Bahrain was the central location of the ancient Dilmun civilization. Bahrain's strategic locatio...
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History of the Jews in the Arabian Peninsula
The history of the Jews in the Arabian Peninsula reaches back to Biblical times. The Arabian Peninsula is defined as including parts of Iraq and Jordan geographically. Politically, the following count...
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History of Kuwait
Kuwait is a country in the Persian Gulf. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Kuwait was a prosperous center of trade and commerce.
During the Ubaid period (6500 BC), Kuwait was the central...
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Old South Arabian
Old South Arabian (or Epigraphic South Arabian, or Ṣayhadic) is a group of four closely related extinct languages spoken in the far southern portion of the Arabian Peninsula. There were a number of ot...
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History of Oman
This article is about the history of Oman.
At Aybut Al Auwal in the Dhofar region of Oman a site was discovered in 2011 containing more than 100 surface scatters of stone tools belonging to a regi...
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Pre-Islamic Arabia
Pre-Islamic Arabia refers to the Arabian Peninsula prior to the rise of Islam in the 630s. Some of the settled communities developed into distinctive civilizations. Sources for these civilizations are...
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History of Qatar
The history of Qatar spans from its first duration of human settlement to its formation as a modern state. Human habitation of Qatar dates back to 50,000 years ago and Stone Age settlements and tools ...
History of Saudi Arabia
The history of Saudi Arabia in its current form as a state began with its foundation in 1932 by Abdulaziz Al Saud, although the human history of the region that is now Saudi Arabia extends as far as 2...
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Tribes of Arabia
The tribes of Arabia are the clans that originated in the Arabian Peninsula.Much of the lineage provided before Ma'ad relies on biblical genealogy and therefore questions persist concerning the accura...
History of the United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a country on the Arabian Peninsula located on the south eastern coast of the Persian Gulf and the northwestern coast of the Gulf of Oman. The UAE consists of seven 'e...
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History of Yemen
Yemen is one of the oldest centers of civilization in the Near East. Its relatively fertile land and adequate rainfall in a moister climate helped sustain a stable population, a feature recognized by ...
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Mada'in Saleh
Mada'in Saleh (Arabic: مدائن صالح, madāʼin Ṣāliḥ), also called Al-Hijr or Hegra, is a pre-Islamic archaeological site located in the Al-Ula sector, within the Al Madinah Region of Saudi Arabia. A majo...
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Banu Thaqif
The Thaqif was one of the tribes of Arabia during Muhammad's era and it is still the main tribe in the city of Taif, Saudi Arabia today. Thaqif is the main tribe of the town of Taif, in present-day ...
Zubaid
Zubayd or Zubaid is a large Arab tribe, which migrated to Iraq, before and after the Islamic conquest. The tribe was an offshoot of the Yemeni tribe of Midhhij which is a majority Qahtanite Arab trib...
First Saudi State
The Emirate of Diriyah was the first Saudi state. It was established in the year 1744 (1157 A.H.) when imam Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab and Prince Muhammad bin Saud formed an alliance to establish a re...
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'Utaybah
Otaibah' (Arabic: عتيبة‎, also spelled Otaiba, Utaybah, "Otaibi" and Uteibah) is one of the largest and most influential Arabian tribes of the Arabian Peninsula.As is the case with many othe...
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Port of Gaza
The Port of Gaza is a small port near the Rimal district of Gaza City.
In antiquity, Gaza port was the principal port on the Mediterranean serving the Incense Road. Strabo and Ptolemy referred to ...
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Hilf al-Fudul
Hilf al-Fudul (Arabic: حلف الفضول‎) was a 7th-century alliance created by various Meccans, including the Islamic prophet Muhammad, to establish fair commercial dealing. Because of Muhammad's...