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is derived from the Arabic consonantal root sh-r-q (ش ر ق) relating to the east or the sunrise, and essentially means "east" (most literally or poetically, "place of sunrise"). Relevant articles are:
Mashriq or Mashreq is derived from the Arabic consonantal root sh-r-q relating to the east or the sunrise, and essentially means "east"...
(geographical region), referring to the region of Arabic-speaking
Arabic is a name applied to the descendants of the Classical Arabic language of the 6th century AD, used most prominently in the Quran, the Islamic Holy Book...
countries to the east of Egypt
Egypt , officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, Arabic: , is a country mainly in North Africa, with the Sinai Peninsula forming a land bridge in Southwest Asia. Egypt is thus a transcontinental country, and a major power in Africa, the Mediterranean Basin, the Middle East and the Muslim world...
(sometimes including Egypt and Sudan).
- Daily Mashriq
Mashriq is an Urdu daily newspaper in Pakistan published from Peshawar, provincial headquarter of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa....
daily newspaper in Pakistan
Pakistan , officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan is a sovereign state in South Asia. It has a coastline along the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by Afghanistan and Iran in the west, India in the east and China in the far northeast. In the north, Tajikistan...
- Mashriqu'l-Adhkar, Bahá'í House of Worship ("Dawning-place of the remembrances of God")
- Mashriq TV
Mashriq Television is a Urdu language premium television channel based in Pakistan and the United Kingdom. Programs include current affairs, news and entertainment, and the channel broadcasts 24 hours a day. The UK channel was set up on August 14, 2005....
, British-Pakistani television channel