“Fifty-nine” in Egyptian Arabic

In Egyptian Arabic, “Fifty-nine” (the country) is written using the Latin script as:

Tes3ah w 5amsen

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

تسعة و خمسين

When “59” is written numerically using the Arabic script, it is written as:


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Examples in sentences or statements

“I am 59 years old.”

Ana 3ndy 59 sana.

.انا عندي ٥٩ سنه

“It’s 59 kilometres away.”

3la bo3d 59 kilumetr.

.علي بعد ٥٩ كيلومتر

“We need to take Gate 59.”

El mafroud na5ud albawaaba 59.

.المفروض ناخد البوابه ٥٩

“He turns 59 years old tomorrow.”

Bokra hikamel 59 sana.

.بكره هيكمل ٥٩ سنه

“This house was built 59 years ago.”

El bait duh mabny mn 59 sana.

.البيت ده مبني من ٥٩ سنه


In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Fifty-nine” (59) in Lebanese Arabic

“Fifty-nine” (59) in Tunisian Arabic

“Fifty-nine” (59) in Turkish

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