Greetings

Greetings

 

مَرْحَبا

/marHabaa/

Means

Hello

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

السَّلامُ عَليكُمْ

 

/issalaamu ʻalaikum/

 

Means

 

Hello (Islamic hello)

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

و عَليكُمْ السَّلام

 

/u ʻalaikum issalaam/

 

Is the response to

 

السَّلامُ عَلِيكُم

 

 

 


 

 

أَهْلاً

/ʼahlan/

Is the response to

مَرْحَبا

 

 


 

 

صَباح الخير

/SabaaH ilkhair/

Means

Good morning

 

 

 


 

 

 

صَباح النُّور

/SabaaH innoor/

Means

Good morning back

 

 

 


 

 

مَسا الخير

/masaa ilkhair/

Means

Good evening/ Good afternoon

 

 

 


 

مَسا النُّور

/masaa innoor/

Means

Good evening back/ Good afternoon back

 

 

 


 

كيفَك؟

 

/keefak/

 

Means

 

How are you? (To a male)

 

 

 


 

 

كيفِك؟

 

/keefik/

 

Means

 

How are you? (To a female)

 

 

 


 

 

بِخير، الحمد الله

 

/bikhair, ilHamdillaah/

 

Means

 

Fine, thank God!

 

 

 

 


 

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