Arabic names of Khalifate units

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Arabic names of Khalifate units

Post by josteph » August 21st, 2017, 5:47 am

Hi, could someone please check/confirm the Arabic spelling and English translation of Khalifate units' names? Thanks:

Arif عَرِيف (Sergeant)
Batal بَطَل (Hero)
Faris فارِس (Knight)
Ghazi غازي (title)
Hadaf هَدَّاف (Sharpshooter)
Hakim حَكِيم (Wise)
Jawal جَوَّال (Scout)
Jundi جُنْدِيّ (Soldier)
Khaiyal خَيَّال (Horseman)
Khalid خالِد (eternal)
Mighwar مِغْوَار (Commando)
Monawish مناوش (Skirmisher)
Mudafi مُدَافِع (Defender)
Mufariq مُرَافِق (Squire)
Muharib مُحَارِب (Militant)
Naffat نَفَّاط (Oil Thrower)
Qanas قَنَّاص (Sniper)
Qatif-al-nar قاطِف النَار (Fire Harvester)
Rami رامٍ (Archer)
Rasikh رَاسِخ (Steadfast)
Saree سَرِيع (Swift)
Shuja شُجَاع (Valiant)
Tabib طَبيب (Doctor)
Tineen تِنِّين (Dragon)

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Re: Arabic names of Khalifate units

Post by Eagle_11 » August 21st, 2017, 11:54 am

Ghazi means Veteran, Hakim can also mean Doctor.

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Re: Arabic names of Khalifate units

Post by josteph » August 22nd, 2017, 1:24 am

Thanks Eagle_11. I'll let Hakim be since Tabib == Doctor is there already.

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Re: Arabic names of Khalifate units

Post by Sapient » August 22nd, 2017, 6:02 am

viewtopic.php?f=19&t=33893&start=15#p489975
Noy wrote: Jundi (Soldier)- Muqatil (fighter) -> Muharib (Warrior)

- Monawish (Skirmisher) -> Mighwar (Valiant one)

Naffat (Oil Thrower) - Qatif al-nar (Fire thrower)-> Tineen (Dragon)


Arif (Sergeant) - Ghazi (conqueror) -Khalid (great hero)

- Mubariz (Gladiator) - Batal (champion)


Hakim(wise one) - Tabib (doctor)


Rami (Archer) - Saree (Swift one) – Jawal (Ranger)

- Qanas (sniper) - Hadaf (Dead-eye)

Khaiyal (rider) - Faris (Knight) - Murafiq (Bodyguard)
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Re: Arabic names of Khalifate units

Post by josteph » August 22nd, 2017, 10:14 pm

Thanks. The different ones are Muharib, Mighwar, Qatif, Ghazi, Khalid, Jawal, and Mufraiq/Murafiq.

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