Rub‘ al-Khali
geographical name desert region S Arabia extending from Nejd S to Hadramawt area about 250,000 square miles (647,500 square kilometers)

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  • Rub' al Khali — Pays  Arabie saoudite …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rub al-Khali — Localisation Pays   …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rub al-khali — Pays  Arabie saoudite …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rub al Khali — Pays  Arabie saoudite …   Wikipédia en Français

  • RUB‘ AL-KHALI — RUB‘ AL KH L 壟 Immense désert de la péninsule arabique, le Rub‘ al Kh l 稜, «quartier vide» (ou «quart désertique»), s’étend sur 1 200 kilomètres d’est en ouest et sur 650 000 kilomètres carrés environ. C’est un grand bassin incliné de l’ouest… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rubʼ al Khali — [roob΄ äl kä′lē] large desert of S Arabia: c. 250,000 sq mi (647,498 sq km) * * * …   Universalium

  • Rubʼ al Khali — [roob΄ äl kä′lē] large desert of S Arabia: c. 250,000 sq mi (647,498 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Rub al-Khali — Lage der Rub al Chali auf der Arabischen Halbinsel Sanddünen in der Rub al Chali …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rub al Khali — Lage der Rub al Chali auf der Arabischen Halbinsel Sanddünen in der Rub al Chali …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rub' al Khali — The Rub al Khali (Arabic: الربع الخالي), which translates as Empty Quarter in English, is one of the largest sand deserts in the world, encompassing most of the southern third of the Arabian Peninsula, including southern Saudi Arabia, and areas… …   Wikipedia

  • Rub' al Khali — Rub al Kha•li [[t]ˌrʊb æl ˈkɑ li[/t]] n. geg a desert in S Arabia, N of Hadhramaut and extending from Yemen to Oman. ab. 300,000 sq. mi. (777,000 sq. km) Also called Empty Quarter Great Sandy Desert …   From formal English to slang

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