“Herb”, “Herbs” in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic “Herb” and “Herbs” are both written using the Latin script as:


In Lebanese Arabic, using the Arabic script, both of these words are written as:


Listen to these two words pronounced (audio)


Examples in sentences or statements

“Herbs make many meals tastier.”

2al 2a3shab bikhalo ta3me 2al 2akel yikoun 2atyab.

.الا أعشاب بخلو طعمة الاكل يكون أطيب

“Basil, cilantro, mint, and parsley are all examples of herbs.”

2al hebek, 2al kazbirat, 2el na3na3 wal makdous hene 2mtal lal 2a3shab.

.ال حبك، الكزبرة، النعنع، والبقدونس هني امتال للا أعشاب

“What is a herb that goes well with cooked chicken?”

2ay naw3 2a3shab yesta3mil lal tabekh 2el djej?

اية نوع أعشاب يستعمل للطبخ الدجاج؟

“Do you ever cook with herbs?”

Btetbokh bel 2a3shab?

بططبخ بالا أعشاب؟

“Can you pick up some herbs from the grocery store?”

Fik tjib shawy 2a3shab men mahal 2al samanat?

فيك تجيب شوية أعشاب من محل السمانة؟


These words in other Arabic dialects

“Herb”, “Herbs” in Tunisian Arabic


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