Type Surname (from occupation)
Scripts خطيب (Arabic)
Pronounced Pron. /kəˈtiːb/
Other Forms FormsKateb, Khateeb, Hatib
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 1/8/2018
Last Editor Editorhighexpectasians on 8/30/2018
Means "speaker, orator" in Arabic. In Islam, the term refers to the person who delivers the sermon (khutbah) during the Friday and Eid prayers.