إنجليزي

ArabicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of إِنْجْلِيز(ʾinglīz, Englishmen) +‎ ـِيّ(-iyy), likely from Italian inglese.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

إِنْجْلِيزِيّ (ʾinglīziyym, feminine إِنْجْلِيزِيَّة(ʾinglīziyya), masculine plural إِنْجْلِيز(ʾinglīz), feminine plural إِنْجْلِيزِيَّات(ʾinglīziyyāt)

  1. Pertaining to England
  2. Pertaining to English-speaking countries
  3. Pertaining to the English language

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans, “إنجليز”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[1], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN

NounEdit

إِنْجْلِيزِيّ (ʾinglīziyym, plural إِنْجْلِيز(ʾinglīz), feminine إِنْجْلِيزِيَّة(ʾinglīziyya)

  1. Englishman
  2. English language

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans, “إنجليز”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[2], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN