See also: ايه‎, أية‎, آية, and آیه

Egyptian ArabicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَيّ(ʾayy).

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PronounEdit

إِيه (ʾēh)

  1. what?
    اسمك ايه؟‎‎
    esmak ēh? (to a male), esmek ēh? (to a female)
    What's your name?
    ايه ده؟‎‎
    ēh da?
    What's this?

North Levantine ArabicEdit

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From Arabic إي(ʾī).

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AdverbEdit

إِيه (ʾē)

  1. yes
    ايه, في أمل.‎‎
    ēh, fī ʾamal.
    Yes, there is hope.