“Garlic” (the herb) in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Garlic” (the herb) is written using the Latin script as:


In Tunisian Arabic, using the Arabic script, it is written as:


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Examples in sentences or statements

“Garlic makes many meals tastier.”

Thoum ykhali barcha meklet aban.

.ثوم يخلي برشا مكلات أبن


“Here is some garlic.”

Haw chwaya thoum.

.هو شويه ثوم


“Can you please wash the garlic?”

Tnajem ta8sel el thoum 3aychek?

تنجم تغسل الثوم عيشك؟


“Garlic grows in the ground.”

Thoum yenbet fel 9a3a.

.ثوم ينبت في القاع


“Garlic is a root vegetable.”

El thoum 5othra bel 3rou9.

.الثوم خضره تنبت بلعروق


This word in other Arabic dialects

“Garlic” in Lebanese Arabic


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