“Cheese” in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Cheese” (the noun, as in the food) is written using the Latin script as:


Using the Arabic script, it is written as:


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Examples in sentences or statements

A hamburger with cheese, please.

Brabi hamburger bel jbon.

.بربي همبرغر بالجبن

Do you want cheese on it?

T7eb fih jbon?

تحب فيه جبن؟

The cheese is getting old.

El jbon 9dim.

.الجبن قديم

What kind of cheese is this?

Chnowa na3wo l jbon hedha?

شنوّا نوعو الجبن هذا؟

This cheese is tasty.

Hedha l jbon bnin.

.هذا الجبن بنين


In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Cheese” in Lebanese Arabic

“Cheese” in Turkish

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