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While most Maronites claim pre-Arab origins in the region, with relation to Mardaites and perhaps even Phoenicians of the ancient times, there is no question Arabization of this population, taking place over centuries of Muslim rule and Arab domination in the region. In contrast to Muslims , who paid the zakat tax, they paid the jizya , an obligatory tax. In September , Israel recognized the "Aramean" ethnic identity, in which Arabic-speaking Christians of Israel, with Aramean affinity, can now register as "Aramean" rather than Arab. In music, sculpture and history and the humanities generally, as well as in economics, human rights, and a summary of the case that the cultural renaissance by the Arabs during the late Ottoman rule was a quantum leap for them to post-industrial revolution,  and can not be limited to the fields of cultural renaissance of Arabs in the nineteenth century these categories only as it is extended to include the spectrum of society and the fields as a whole,  and is almost universal agreement among historians on the role played by the Arab Christians in this renaissance, both in Mount Lebanon , Egypt , Palestine , Syria, and their role in the prosperity through participation not only from home but in the Diaspora also.