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Submitted by slayhy (Canada), Dec 11, 2012 at 22:11

there are four meaning for the word Ghazza in Arabic

Gházza (غزة) is the name of city in Palestine currently ruled by Hamas

Qita3 Gházza (قطاع غزة) which is called the Gaza Strip in English.
Ghazá (غزا) means "he invaded".

Gházza (غزة) means "a sting", "a prick" in slang Arabic from the Arabic word wakhzah (وخزة)

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who does not know slang Arabic is not an Arab - so people don't be fooled by some

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