Wehr Wednesdays #109

A new word or phrase from the Hans Wehr dictionary, every Wednesday.

قبلة الاهتمام object of widespread interest, focus of attention

Root: ق-ب-ل

Page: 868*

Example: “ظَلَّ المَوضوعُ قِبلَةَ اِهتِمامِهِم على مَدى عُقود”

Translation: “it remained the focus of their attention for decades”

Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:

* The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th Edition

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