“Forty-seven” (47) in Egyptian Arabic

In Egyptian Arabic, “Forty-seven” is written using the Latin script as:

Sab3ah w 2rba3en

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

سبعة و اربعين

When “47” is written numerically using the Arabic script, it is written as:


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Examples in sentences or statements

My husband is 47 years old.

Gozy 3ando 47 sanah.

.جوزى عنده ٤٧ سنة

I counted 47.

Ana 3adet 47.

.انا عديت ٤٧

27 plus 20 totals 47.

27 za2d 20 yecawi 47.

.٢٧ زائد ٢٠ يساوي ٤٧

My parents have been married for 47 years..”

Ahly metgawzen mn 47 sanah.

.اهلي متجوزين من ٤٧ سنة

I turn 47 tomorrow.

Ana hab2a 47 sanah boukra.

.انا هبقي ٤٧ سنة بكرة


In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Forty-seven” (47) in Lebanese Arabic

“Forty-seven” (47) in Tunisian Arabic

“Forty-seven” (47) in Turkish

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