“Vegetable”, “Vegetables” in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Vegetable” & “Vegetables” (the nouns, as in the category of food) are both written using the Latin script as:

(f) 5odhra

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

خضرة (f)

Listen to this word pronounced (audio)


Examples in sentences or statements

“Can I have some pepper for the vegetables?”

Ta3tini chwaya felfel ak7al lel 5odhra?

عطيني شوية فلفل أكحل للخضرة ؟

Onions and carrots are two of my favourite types of vegetables.”

Elbsal w elsfnarya men ahsen anwe3 5odhra 3andi.

.البصل و السفنارية من أحسن أنواع الخضرة عندي

“What kind of vegetables would you like me to buy?”

Chnya el5odhra eli tehbni nchreha?

شنية الخضرة الي تحبني نشرها ؟

“Can you please cut up the vegetables?”

Tnajm t9os el5odhra 3aychek?

تنجم تقص الخضرة عيشك ؟

“I’m going to sauté the vegetables.”

Bech na9li el5odhra.

.باش نقلي الخضرة


Related words in Tunisian Arabic

“Fruit” in Tunisian Arabic

“Salad”, “Salads” in Tunisian Arabic

In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Vegetable”, “Vegetables” in Egyptian Arabic

“Vegetable”, “Vegetables” in Lebanese Arabic

“Vegetable”, “Vegetables” in Turkish

Comments are closed, but trackbacks and pingbacks are open.