“Thirty-eight” (38) in Tunisian Arabic

The number “Thirty-eight” is written using the Latin script as:

Thmanya w thlethin

When spelled out using the Arabic script, it is written as:

ثمنية و ثلاثين

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


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Examples in statements or sentences

I am 38 years old.

3omri thmanya w thlethin sna.

.عمري ثمنية و ثلاثين سنة

It’s 38 degrees right now!

Es5ana taw thmanya w thlethin!

!السخانة تو ثمنية و ثلاثين

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

E nachra e jawiya 5abrou elli e s5ana ghodwa thmanya w thlethin!

!النشرة الجوية خبروا اللي السخانة غدوة ثمنية و ثلاثين

My father worked for 38 years and then retired.

Baba 5dem thmanya w thlethin sna w ba3d khraj retraite.

.بابا خدم ثمنية وثلاثين سنة وبعد خرج روترات

My parents have been married for 38 years.

Ommi w baba 3andhom thmanya w thlethin sna m3arsin.
أمي و بابا عندهم ثمنية و ثلاثين سنة معرسين.


This number in other Arabic dialects

“Thirty-eight” (38) in Lebanese Arabic

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