“Soil” in Tunisian Arabic

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

(m) Trab

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

تراب (m)

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Examples in sentences or statements

“This soil is very fertile.”

El trab hedha behy barcha.

.التراب هذا باهي برشا

“I bought more soil.”

Zedt chrit trab.

.زدت شريت تراب

“I’m going to add more soil here.”

Bech nzid chwaya trab houni.

.بش نزيد شوية تراب هوني

“We need to water the soil more.”

Lezem nzidou nes9iw etrab.

.لازم نزيدو نسقيو التراب

“Is anything planted in this soil yet?”

Maghrousin fyh 7ajet etrab hedha walla?

مغروسين فيه حاجات التراب هذا ولا؟


Related words in Tunisian Arabic

“Dirt” in Tunisian Arabic

“Ground” in Tunisian Arabic

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