Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage Arabic (Maghrebi)
Scripts صحراوي(Maghrebi Arabic)
Other Forms FormsSahrawi
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 4/18/2017
From Arabic صحراوي (Ṣaḥrāwī) meaning "inhabitant of the desert" (from صحراء (Ṣaḥrā') "desert"), referring to the indigenous Sahrawi people of Western Sahara (see SAHRAOUI). Mainly found in Algeria.