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  • GIRAFFE, a corruption of Zarafah, the Arabic name for the tallest of all mammals, and the typical representative of the family Giraffidae, the distinctive characters of which are given in the article Pecora, where the systematic position of the group is indicated.
  • A peculiarity of the Rif dialect is the change of the Arabic "1" to "r," and this would seem to support this derivation, "b" and "f" being interchangeable through "v."
  • The Riffians understand and speak Arabic very little.
  • He made great contributions to the knowledge of Saadia, and planned a complete edition of Saadia's works in Arabic and French.
  • Subsequently he studied Arabic at the Ecoie des Langues Orientales.

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