It is much slower than the Arabian camel, seldom going at more than two and a half miles per hour.
Bible Animals; J. G. Wood
a domesticated camel, Camelus dromedarius, having one hump on its back and used as a beast of burden in the hot deserts of N Africa and SW Asia See also dromedary Compare Bactrian camel
- Arabian coffee
. a tree, Coffea arabica, of the madder family, the principal species of coffee cultivated in Latin America and the chief coffee tree of commerce. the seeds of this tree. the beverage made from the ground seeds. Historical Examples Robusta coffee is by some authorities regarded as inferior in quality to Arabian coffee. The Philippine […]
- Arabian desert
a desert in Egypt between the Nile valley and the Red Sea. About 80,000 sq. mi. (207,000 sq. km). Also called Eastern Desert. the desert region in the N part of the Arabian peninsula. Contemporary Examples But there are lots of spoilers in the Arabian Desert who will try to undo the deal. Yemen’s Dangerous […]
- Arabian gulf
. an arm of the Arabian Sea, between SW Iran and Arabia. 600 miles (965 km) long. Historical Examples The same observations apply to Adule, the harbour on the Arabian Gulf. A Manual of Ancient History A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren The Troglodytica extended along the western side of the Arabian Gulf, from […]
- Arabian horse
one of a breed of horses, raised originally in Arabia and adjacent countries, noted for intelligence, grace, and speed.