Egyptian dialect Tag

Egyption

There are likely a whole host of reasons that you and others like you are learning Arabic right now. Some of you would like to travel abroad and roam around the ancient world of Misr (that’s “Egypt” in Arabic). Of course, in Egypt you’ll have to know Egyptian Arabic phrases to get around. This is because, unfortunately, there aren’t any reliable online translators that can...

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Been invited to an Egyptian wedding? Read this article and learn what you can expect to see when two hearts become one in Egyptian culture.

Since the time of the Pharaohs, Egyptian girls have grown up dreaming of their wedding day. The traditions and rituals of the Egyptian wedding have changed little since. Today we’re going to take a look at the wedding traditions of Arab culture. Particularly in Egypt, where heritage and culture are an important part of that country and the identity of its people. What’s a Nice Girl...

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Learning Jordanian Arabic can be helpful. While learning Levantine Arabic be aware that this is different from Egyptian Arabic. See why in this article

If you have ever seen any Egyptian movies that are so popular around the world, you may think that this is the widest form of spoken Arabic. This is why a lot of people learn the Egyptian dialect. It is the one most often heard in Western countries. Egypt’s official languages are Modern Standard Arabic and another fifteen dialects present in the country of the Pharaohs....

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Spoken Arabic can be tricky. You need to differentiate between the various dialects. Here you can see the difference between Egyptian and Iraqi Arabic

When we think of Iraq, we usually picture a war-torn country after suffering from decades of chaos. It is hard to think of it as a thriving or even functional place. But before the wars, Iraq was a modernized country full of rich culture, language, and ethnic groups. Traveling between Iraq and Egypt is like being in two different worlds. Iraq has several different languages. You will find Kurdish...

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