Thikrayat is a UAE dictionary application that can be found on the Apple App Store http://bit.ly/vD3e8M.
Thikrayat is a UAE dictionary and cultural application designed to preserve UAE traditions by bring it into the 21st century. Thikrayat provides a treasure chest of Emarati words used both past and present to help facilitate the cultural exchange between the many nationalities residing within the UAE and bringing them closer to its rich local culture. Thikrayat is a dictionary application used to translate Emarati words to both English and Formal Arabic in order for everyone to understand and use. The UAE is a cross road between East and West, with many exchanges between cultures being a hallmark of this age old trading hub
These cultural exchanges coupled with the country’s wealth of heritage enrich the UAE and in doing so its vocabulary. Thikrayat is a tool used to introduce Emarati vocabulary to the world by keeping age old Emarati words alive and well and carrying them forward for future generations to use
The founder of the UAE, the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan taught us that “We should preserve our heritage because it is our origin and base, and we have to embrace our origins.”
We look forward to sharing our heritage with you