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See also: عربی‎, عربى‎, غربی, and غربي

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of عَرَب(ʿarab, Arabs) +‎ ـِيّ(-iyy).

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

عَرَبِيّ (ʿarabiyym, fem عَرَبِيَّة(ʿarabiyya), masc pl عَرَب(ʿarab), fem pl عَرَبِيَّات(ʿarabiyyāt)

  1. Arab
  2. Arabic
    اللُّغَة الْعَرَبِيَّة‎ ― al-luḡa l-ʿarabiyyathe Arabic language
  3. Arabian
DeclensionEdit
AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

  1. Arab
  2. (colloquial) Arabic (language)
    لَا أَتَكَلَّم عَرَبِي.‎‎ ― lā ʾatakallam ʿarabī.I don't speak Arabic.
DeclensionEdit
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DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

عَرِّبِي (ʿarribī) (form II)

  1. second-person feminine singular active imperative of عَرَّبَ(ʿarraba)

ReferencesEdit

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