OMG how many situations to I might desire to examine this question!!???????? you be attentive to what,im going to respond to this question,Lebanese who deny they don't seem to be arabs is becuz ppl exterior from the midsection East assume Arabs are strict,not open minded and all the detrimental issues u can think of roughly,and in accordance to Lebanese we are distinctive than all the Arab countries surrounding us,we are dwelling in a loose u . s . with loose alternatives!! So i assume for this reason Lebanese deny they don't seem to be arabs,am not asserting i ever denied i wasn't one!