“Basil” in Tunisian Arabic
In Tunisian Arabic, “Basil” (the herb) is written using the Latin script as:
Using the Arabic script, it is written as:
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Examples in sentences or statements
“Basil on a margherita pizza is tasty.”
7ba9 ala pizza marghertia bnin.
“I like the taste of basil.”
Ya3jebni mat3em la7ba9.
“Do you want some basil?”
T7eb chwaya 7ba9?
“This is a basil plant.”
Hethi nabta mta3 7ba9.
“Basil is a leaf.”
7ba9 houwa war9a mta3 nabta.