إنجليزي

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Arabic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of إِنْجْلِيز (ʾinglīz, Englishmen) +‎ ـِيّ (-iyy), likely from Italian inglese.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔinɡliː.zijj/
  • IPA(key): /ʔin.d͡ʒi.liː.zijj/

Adjective[edit]

إِنْجْلِيزِيّ (ʾinglīziyym, fem إِنْجْلِيزِيَّة (ʾinglīziyya), masc pl إِنْجْلِيز (ʾinglīz), fem pl إِنْجْلِيزِيَّات (ʾinglīziyyāt)

  1. (Egypt) Pertaining to England
  2. (Egypt) Pertaining to English-speaking countries
  3. (Egypt) Pertaining to the English language

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

إِنْجْلِيزِيّ (ʾinglīziyym, pl إِنْجْلِيز (ʾinglīz), fem إِنْجْلِيزِيَّة (ʾinglīziyya)

  1. (Egypt) Englishman
  2. (Egypt) English language

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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