“Left” (direction) in Tunisian Arabic

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

Yssar

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

يسار

Listen to this word pronounced (audio)


 

Examples in sentences or statements


 
“It’s the doorbell on the left.”

Hawka el na9ouz li 3al issar.

.هوكا الناقوز على اليسار

 
Turn left here.”

Dour 3al issar lena.

.دور على اليسار لنا

 
“After the next set of lights, turn left please.”

Ba3ed lathwew heki, dour 3al issar 3aychek.

.بعد لضواو هاكي، دور على اليسار عيشك

 
“Look at that beautiful picture hung in the window on the left.”

Oghzor lel taswira el meziyana m3al9a fel chebek 3al issar.

.اخزر للتصويره المزيانه معلقه في الشباك على اليسار

 
“When writing in Arabic, one writes right to left.”

Ki tebda tekteb bel 3arbi, lazmek tekteb mel ymin lel yssar.

.كي تبدا تكتب بلعربي, لازمك  تكتب مليمين لليسار

 

This word in other Arabic dialects

“Left” (direction) in Lebanese Arabic
 

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