Definition of Arabian-night in English:

Arabian-night

(also Arabian-nights, Arabian-nights')

adjective

  • Designating something regarded as reminiscent or evocative of the stories in the Arabian Nights, especially in seeming magical, fanciful, exotic, or sensuous.

Origin

Early 19th century. In some forms from Arabian + night, after the title of the Arabian Nights, a collection of stories originally written in Arabic, many of which feature magical or fabulous elements.

Pronunciation

Arabian-night

/əˌreɪbɪə(n)ˈnʌɪt/