“Brother”, “Brothers” in Tunisian Arabic

3

In Tunisian Arabic, “Brother” is written using the Latin script as:

5ouya

In Tunisian Arabic, using the Arabic script, 5ouya (Brother) is written as:

خويا

In Tunisian Arabic, “Brothers” is written using the Latin script as:

5wati

In Tunisian Arabic, using the Arabic script, 5wati (Brothers) is written as:

خواتي

Listen to these two words pronounced (audio)

 

Examples in sentences or statements

“I have two brothers.”

3andi zouz 5wat.

.عندي زوز خوات

 

“I have one brother that is older and one brother that is younger.”

3andi 5ouya akber meni w 5ouya as8er meni.

.عندي خويا اكبر مني و خويا اصغر مني

“What country does your brother live in?”

Chnya lbled eli y3ich feha 5ouk?

شنية البلاد الي يعيش فها خوك ؟

 

“How are your brothers doing?”

Chn7wel 5watk?

شنحوال خواتك ؟

 

“I enjoy spending time with my brothers.”

Na3ml jaw m3a 5wati.

.نعمل جو مع خواتي

 

These two words in other Arabic dialects

“Brother”, “Brothers” in Lebanese Arabic

 

Comments are closed, but trackbacks and pingbacks are open.