Origin of medinanative term in northern Africa, origin, originally literally , city from Arabic medinat, city
Origin of medinaArabic madīna city from Aramaic mədintā, mədinā jurisdiction, district from dān to judge, administer dyn
- The traditional, old or non-European area of a North African town.
- Although Hicham usually worked in the new town, he still lived in the medina.
From Arabic Ù…Ø¯ÙŠÙ†Ø© (madÄ«na, “town")
From Arabic Ø§Ù„Ù…Ø¯ÙŠÙ†Ø© Ø§Ù„Ù…Ù†ÙˆØ±Ø© (al-madÄ«nat al-munÃ¡wwara, “the enlightened city").