“Flood”, “Floods” (nouns) in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic, “Flood” (the noun) is written using the Latin script as:

Faydan

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

فيضان

In Lebanese Arabic, “Floods” (the noun) is written using the Latin script as:

Faydanet

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

 فياضانات

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Examples in sentences or statements

 
“There is a flood up ahead.”

Fi faydan 2edem.

.في فيضان قدام

 
“This area of the country gets the occasional flood.”

Haydal manta2a bisir fiha faydan mawsame.

.هالمنطقة بيسير فيها فيضان موسمي

 
“There is a flood in the basement.”

Fi faydan bel depo.

.في فيضان بالديبو

 
“The flood is receding.”

2al faydan 3ambyenhesir.

.الفيضان عمبينحسر

 
“There is a small flood on the street.”

Fi shwayit faydan 3al tari2.

.في شوية فيضان على الطريق

 

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