“How many…?” in Lebanese Arabic


In Lebanese Arabic, “How many…?” is written using the Latin script as:

Kam wahad…?

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

كم واحد…؟

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Examples in sentences or statements

“How many do you want?”

(m) Kam wahad badak?

(f) Kam wahad badik?

 كم واحد بدك؟ (m)

 كم واحد بديك؟ (f)

“How many are there?”

Kam wahad fi?

كم واحد في؟

“How many tomatoes does the recipe require?”

Kam banadoura matloube bel wasfe?

كم بندورة مطلوبة بالوصفة؟

“How many light bulbs do you want me to pick up?”

(m) Kam lamba badka yene jib?

(f) Kam lamba bdik yene jib?

كم لمبة بدك ياني جيب؟ (m)

كم لمبة بديك ياني جيب؟ (f)

How many towels do you need?”

(m) Kam manshafe 2enta bi haje?

(f) Kam manshafe 2ente bi haje?

كم منشفة انت بحاجة؟ (m)

كم منشفة انتي بحاجة؟ (f)


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