Iraq: Glossary

Arabic definitions: Arabic (transliteration) - English equivalent
al-Dawla al-‘Irāqiyya = Iraqi State
al-Jumhūriyya al-‘Irāqiyya = Iraqi Republic
al-Mamlaka al-‘Irāqiyya = Kingdom of Iraq
Dawlat al-‘Irāq = State of Iraq
Jumhūriyyat al-‘Irāq = Republic of Iraq
Majlis al-Ḥukūma = Governing Council
Malik al-‘Irāq = King of Iraq
Mudīr al-Idārī al-Sulṭa al-I’tilāff al-Mu’aqqata = Administrator of the Coalition Provisional Authority
Ra’īs al-Dawla = President of the State
Ra’īs al-Jumhūriyya = President of the Republic
Ra’īs Majlis al-Ḥukūma = President of the Governing Council
Ra’īs Majlis al-Siyāda = Chairman of the Council of Sovereignty
Ra’īs al-Wuzarā’ = Prime Minister
Kurdish definitions: Kurdish (transliteration) - English equivalent
Komara Íraqé = Republic of Iraq
Serokkomar = President of the Republic
Last updated on: 26 Jun 2009 03:40:46