Al-Ubaid

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Ubaid, Abyad, Obeid, Ebeid, Ubayd, Ubayyid, Ubaidi, Al-Ubaid, El-Obeid, &c. are all romanizations of عبید, an Arabic word or name forming the diminutive form of ʿAbd, meaning 'servant' or 'slave'. It is often understood as the shortened form of Ubayd Allah, meaning "small/humble servant of God".

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  • Ubaid period, a Neolithic and Chalcolithic period in Mesopotamia

See alsoEdit

  • Ubayd Allah, for the many variants of that name, based upon this one and the Arabic word for "God"