The Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic is an Arabic-English dictionary compiled by Hans Wehr and edited by J Milton Cowan.
One of the Best and most Popular of all the dictionaries of modern written Arabic, the work is compiled on descriptive principles: only words and expressions that are attested in context are included. Words are in root order, This really is the best method as all students of Arabic will know.
Publisher: Allen & Unwin (Dec 1961)
Author: Hans Wehr & J.M. Cowan