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Sharjah spearheads monumental project to chronicle 17 centuries of Arabic language

SHARJAH, 9th August, 2020 (WAM) -- Heralding a new era for the Arabic language lexicon, Sharjah has embarked on a landmark project to chronicle 17 centuries of development in the Arabic language, spanning five distinct time periods. The Historical Corpus of the Arabic Language is a monumental undertaking that will offer unparalleled insight into the world’s fifth most widely spoken language, and serve as a linguistic resource for researchers, academia, linguists and students worldwide. Under the supervision of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al...