Khaliji is a style of music characteristic of Eastern Arabia. It is characterized by heavy use of the oud and tabl drum. Khaliji incorporates elements of African, Indian, and Iranian music with indigenous Bedouin music.
Khaliji a.k.a. Arabic, Gulf Spoken Language: Gulf Arabic is a variety of the Arabic language spoken in Eastern Arabia around the coasts of the Persian Gulf in Kuwait, Iraq, Bahrain, eastern Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Iran and northern Oman. These dialects are mutually intelligible.
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An Encyclopedia by John A. Shoup III
Arabic has some eight or nine major regional dialects (Maghribi, Hassani or that of Mauritania and the Western Sahara, Nile Valley, Levant, Iraq, Khaliji or Gulf, Najd or ...
by William J. Frawley
Spoken Arabic, Gulf : also called Khaliji, Gulf Arabic. 2,440,000 speakers in Iraq, United Arab Emirates ...
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