Arabia questions This is a list of recently added questions about Arabia. Play Arabia quiz and see all the questions. What was the name of Muhammad's first wife?Khadija is commonly regarded by Muslims as the "mother of Islam". She was the first person to convert to Islam. Muhammad and Khadija were married monogamously for twenty-five years. This monogamous marriage contrasts with Muhammad's later practice of polygyny after Khadijah's death. Muhammad's youngest wife, Aisha, was to be jealous of the affection and loyalty that Muhammad maintained for Khadija even after her deathCreated by: globalquiz.orgIslam riddles »hard 41% AishaAisha1455KhadijaKhadija1478HafsaHafsa316RayhanaRayhana337 Where was this photo taken?In Abu Dhabi. Ferrari World is an amusement park located on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. It claims to be the largest indoor theme park in the world.Created by: globalquiz.orgcars riddles »average 66% in Abu Dhabiin Abu Dhabi4351in Maranelloin Maranello596in Indianapolisin Indianapolis836in Kuala Lumpurin Kuala Lumpur744 Which country is named "Misr" or "Masr" in its language?Egypt. The English name Egypt is derived from the Ancient Greek Aígyptos, but it has nothing in common with the local name of the country (except maybe with the Late Egyptian name of Memphis - Hikuptah). Ancient Egyptians called their land Kemet, meaning "black soil" (as opposed to the desert). Today, Misr is the official name of Egypt, while Masr is the Egyptian-local pronunciation in the Egyptian Arabic.Created by: globalquiz.orgEgypt riddles »hard 45% AlbaniaAlbania1213OmanOman3000EgyptEgypt4533SomaliaSomalia1304 What is the most populous Arab country?Egypt. With 90M of inhabitants, Egypt is by far the most populous Arab country. The population of Algeria is 38M, Iraq 35M, Sudan 35M, Morocco 32M, Saudi Arabia 31M.Created by: globalquiz.orgdemographics riddles »hard 50% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia2402EgyptEgypt4287AlgeriaAlgeria1172MoroccoMorocco571 Which animals do Muslims consider impure and evil?Black dogs. According to a Sunni narration classified as authentic by Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj, black dogs are a manifestation of evil in animal form. According to many Muslim scholars, a contact with a dog's saliva requires one to wash seven times. The British Transport Police receives complains suggesting that sniffer dogs trained to detect explosives should no longer come into contact with Muslim passengers.Created by: globalquiz.orgMiddle East riddles »easy 72% black catsblack cats2220black dogsblack dogs8690black horsesblack horses558black spidersblack spiders446 How many seas does Israel have access to? (not including lakes like Dead Sea)Two. The Mediterranean Sea makes up the majority of Israel's coastline. But Israel has also a small coastline on the Red Sea in the south, with the port of Eilat. This 11 km (7 miles) wide strip of land separates Egypt from Jordan, so tourists visiting Egypt typically need to approach Jordan by the sea if they want to visit Petra.Created by: globalquiz.orgIsrael riddles »very hard 36% nonenone1236oneone2437twotwo2306threethree363 Where is Dubai?In the United Arab Emirates. The emirate of Dubai is one of the seven emirates that make up the country. It is not the national capital (Abu Dhabi is), but a major Middle East commerce hub. Dubai lies directly within the Arabian Desert and has no natural river bodies or oases.Created by: globalquiz.orgdeserts riddles »easy 73% in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia2349in the United Arab Emiratesin the United Arab Emirates9744in Qatarin Qatar789in Kuwaitin Kuwait410 What does the word "Islam" literally mean?Submission. Islam is the only major religion, along with Buddhism (if we consider the name of the religion to come from budh "to awake, know, perceive", and not the Buddha), whose name is not related to a person or ethnic group, but to the central idea of the religion.Created by: Debbie Foxetymology riddles »hard 57% faithfaith776prophecyprophecy1259truthtruth1175submissionsubmission4375 Which Muslim country was the first to elect woman to head of government?Pakistan. Noted for her charismatic authority, Benazir Bhutto was nicknamed "Iron Lady" because of her hard line against the trade unions and tough rhetorical opposition to her rivals. In 1988, she became the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state. Created by: Teddypoliticians riddles »hard 47% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia1293IranIran1342PakistanPakistan4884IndonesiaIndonesia2806 What does the common Arabic name (or surname) 'Abdullah' literally mean?"servant of God". Abdullah or Abdallah is built from the Arabic words Abd (servant) and Allah. Since both Torah and Christian Bible use word 'Allah' for God in their Arabic translations, the name Abdullah is also common among Jews and Christians living in the Arab countries.Created by: globalquiz.orgsurnames riddles »easy 79% "pure""pure"611"wise""wise"703"brave""brave"412"servant of God""servant of God"6759 Play Arabia quiz and see all the questions.