“Fifty-five” (55) in Egyptian Arabic

In Egyptian Arabic, “Fifty-five” is written using the Latin script as:

5amsah w 5amsen

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

خمسة و خمسين

When “55” is written numerically using the Arabic script, it is written as:


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Examples in sentences or statements

“This café is 55 years old.”

El2ahwa dy mn 55 sana.

.القهوة دى من ٥٥ سنة

“I’m 55 years old.”

Ana 3ndy 55 sana.

.انا عندي 55 سنه

“We’ll arrive in 55 minutes.”

E7na hanwcl fi 55 de2e2ah.

.هنوصل في ٥٥ دقيقه

“The flight will land in about 55 minutes.”

El re7lah hta5od 7awaly 55 d2e2ah llwasol.

.الرحلة هتاخد حوالى ٥٥ دقيقه للوصول

“We’re 55 kilometres from Cairo.”

Fadel 3la elqahira 55 kilometres.

.فاضل على القاهرة ٥٥ كيلو متر


In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Fifty-five” (55) in Lebanese Arabic

“Fifty-five” (55) in Tunisian Arabic

“Fifty-five” (55) in Turkish

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