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Many theories have been proposed as to the origin of the word "Dubai".
The first and the most probable theory says that Dubai is the Arabicized form of Persian word "Dopey" which means "two bases" and refers to the inlet (خور) which passes through the City and divides it into two parts.), which means "to creep"), referring to the slow flow of Dubai Creek inland.
The poet and scholar Ahmad Mohammad Obaid traces it to the same word, but to its alternative meaning of "baby locust" (Arabic: Many ancient towns in the area were trading centres between the Eastern and Western worlds.
Akram Miknas, which he has accumulated over twenty-five years, the Dubai Moving Image Museum was born out of Mr.
Miknas' wish to share his collection with the public, hoping to inspire and educate the region with an exciting part of history.
The Dubai Moving Image Museum, one of only a handful of museums in the world focusing on the history of the moving image, is the first and only one of its kind in the Middle East.