“I found…” in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic, “I found…” (the phrase that preludes announcing that a object that was lost has been located) is written using the Latin script as:

La2ayto…

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

…لقيتو

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Examples in sentences or statements

 
“I found it!”

La2ayto!

!لقيتو

 
“I found my keys.”

La2ayt mafatihe.

.لقيت مفاتيحي

 
“I found your keys.”

(m) La2ayt mafatihak.

(f) La2ayt mafatihik.

.لقيت مفاتيحك (m)

.لقيت مفاتيحيك (f)

 
“I found my wallet.”

La2ayt mahfazte.

.لقيت محفظتي

 
“I found the way home.”

La2ayt tari2 2al bet.

.لقيت طريق البيت

 

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