“Thirty-eight” (38) in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic, “Thirty-eight” is written using the Latin script as:

Tmenaw tletin

in Lebanese Arabic, using the Arabic script, it is written as:

تمان او تلاتين

When “38” is written numerically using the Arabic script, it is written as:


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Examples in sentences or statements

I am 38 years old.”

3amre tmenaw tletin sene.

.عمري تمان او تلاتين سنة

“It’s 38 degrees right now!”

2al harara tmenaw tletin daraje hala2!

!الحرارة تمان او تلاتين درجة هلأ

“The forecast reads that it’ll be 38 degrees this afternoon!”

2al moursid 2al jawi 3ambi2oul 2eno 2al harara bada tsir tmenaw tletin daraje ba3ad 2al deher!

!المرصد الجوي عمبيقول انو الحرارة بدا تصير تمان او تلاتين درجة بعد ال ضحر

“My father worked for 38 years and then retired.”

Waladi shtaghal tmenaw tletin sene wa ba3den tka3ad.

.والدي اشتغل تمان او تلاتين سنة وبعدين تقاعد

“My parents have been married for 38 years.”

2ahle mjawzin men tmenaw tletin sene.

.أهلي مجوزين من تمان او تلاتين سنة


This number in other Arabic dialects

“Thirty-eight” (38) in Tunisian Arabic

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