Appearance and Personality

Appearance and Personality

 

طويل

 

/Tweel/

 

Means

 

Tall

 

The feminine form is

 

طويلِــة

 

/Tweelih/

 

 

 

 


 

 

قَصير

 

/ʼaSeer/

 

Means

 

Short

 

The feminine form is

 

قَصيرِه

 

/ʼaSeerah/

 

 

 

 


 

 

نحيف

 

/nHeef/

 

Means

 

Thin

 

The feminine form is

 

نحيفِــة

 

/nHeefih/

 

 

 


 

 

سمين

 

/naaSiH/

 

Means

 

Overweight

 

The feminine form is

 

سمينِــة

 

/smeenih/

 

 

 

 


 

أَسْمَر

 

/ʼasmar/

 

Means

 

Dark skinned

 

 

 

 


 

 

شَقْرا

 

/shaʼraa/

 

Means

 

Blonde haired (Feminine)

 

 

 

 


 

 

سَمْرا

 

/samraa/

 

Means

 

Dark skinned (Feminine)

 

 

 

 


 

 

لَطيف

 

/laTeef/

 

Means

 

Nice/ Kind

 

 

 

 

 


 

زَكي

 

/zakee/

 

Means

 

Intelligent

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

كَسلان

 

/kaslaan/

 

Means

 

Lazy

 

 

 

 


 

“Yes or No” questions do not have a question word in dialectal Arabic.

 

Intonation will indicate if it is an inquiry

 

As in (هُوِّ زَكي؟)

 

/huwwih zakee/

 

 

 

 

 


 

بَسْ

 

/bas/

 

Means

 

But

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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