“Minute”, “Minutes” in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Minute” is written using the Latin script as:


Using the Arabic script, it is written as:


In Tunisian Arabic, “Minutes” it is written using the Latin script as:


Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

Listen to these two words pronounced (audio)


Examples in sentences or statements

“Do you have a minute?”

3andek d9i9a men wa9tek?

عندك دقيقة من وقتك؟

“There are sixty minutes in an hour.”

Fama setin d9i9a fel se3a.

فما ستين دقيقة في الساعة.

“How many minutes to complete the order?”

9adech men d9i9a bech tkamel el commande?

قداش من دقيقة مش تكمل الكوموند؟

“I’ll be back in 10 minutes.”

Taw nerja3 ba3ed 10 d9aya9.

توا نرجع بعد عشرة دقايق.

“I’m going to leave for the airport in a few minutes.”

Bech no5roj mel matar ba3ed chwaya d9aya9.

بش نخرج من المطار بعد شويا دقايق.


These words in other Arabic dialects

“Minute”, “Minutes” in Lebanese Arabic

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