Published on 4/27/2022

​The Doha Historical Dictionary of Arabic, in partnership with the Arabic Linguistics and Lexicography Program at the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, will hold its Third International Conference titled: “The Doha Historical Dictionary of the Arabic Language and Its Scientific and Cultural Dimensions” on 10 and 11 May 2022 at the headquarters of the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies.

More than forty research professors from all over the Arab world and beyond have been selected to participate. Among the participants are some experts from the Doha Historical Dictionary of Arabic and members of its academic committee, which includes a group of distinguished scholars of lexicology, linguistics, and language. The papers will be presented in different sessions over two days, under a variety of sub-topics within the main themes of the conference. These topics include the Doha Historical Dictionary and its relationship to: the scientific description of the Arabic language, the development of concepts and terminology, scholarly research, the Arab intellectual and Arab scientific and cultural achievements, and the development of the words of civilization, social development and cultural fusion. The participating research also deals with comparative studies related to the structure of the lexical research, the types of information in historical dictionaries, and their presentation.

The Doha Historical Dictionary of Arabic welcomes any interested party living in Qatar to attend the conference at the headquarters of the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, or to follow sessions that will be livestreamed on the social media pages of the Doha Historical Dictionary, the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, and the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies. We invite interaction with research and questions through the conference hashtag: