إنكليزي

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Arabic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

إِنْكْلِيزِيّ (ʾinglīziyym, fem إِنْكْلِيزِيَّة(ʾinglīziyya), masc pl إِنْكْلِيز(ʾinglīz), fem pl إِنْكْلِيزِيَّات(ʾinglīziyyāt)

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

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

إِنْكْلِيزِيّ (ʾinglīziyym, pl إِنْكْلِيز(ʾinglīz), fem إِنْكْلِيزِيَّة(ʾinglīziyya)

  1. Englishman
  2. English language

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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