An abjad (pronounced /ˈæbdʒɑːd/ or /ˈæbdʒæd/) is a type of writing system where each symbol stands for a consonant, leaving the reader to supply the appropriate vowel.
The term abjection literally means "the state of being cast off." While in common usage it has connotations of degradation, baseness and meanness of spirit, the term has been explored in post-structuralism as that which inherently disturbs conventional identity and cultural concepts.
The Abjad numerals are a decimal numeral system in which the 28 letters of the Arabic alphabet are assigned numerical values.
Abjjad is the first Arabic social network for readers, authors, and bloggers in the Middle East. It was launched in June 2012 by Eman Haylooz and Tamim Al Manaseer.
Abjuration is the solemn repudiation, abandonment, or renunciation by or upon oath, often the renunciation of citizenship or some other right or privilege.
Abjeez (Persian: آبجیز) is a multilingual Persian Swedish fusion, world pop, alternative music band founded by Iranian-born sisters Melody Safavi and Safoura Safavi in 2005.
Abjat-sur-Bandiat is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.
Abja Parish (Estonian: Abja vald) is a rural municipality of Estonia, in Viljandi County. It has a population of 2,719 (as of 1 January 2009) and an area of 290.21 km2 (112 sq mi).
The Respect Party was a left-wing political party active in the United Kingdom between 2004 and 2016. At the height of its success in 2007, the party had one Member of Parliament in the House of Commons and nineteen councillors in local government.
Extreme poverty, absolute poverty, destitution or penury, was originally defined by the United Nations in 1995 as "a condition characterized by severe deprivation of basic human needs, including food, safe drinking water, sanitation facilities, health, shelter, education and information.