شكرا

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See also: shukran

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adverbial accusative of شُكْر(šukr, thankfulness).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃuk.ran/
  • (file)

Interjection[edit]

شُكْرًا (šukran)

  1. thanks

References[edit]

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

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Arabic شُكْرًا(šukran).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

شكرا (šukran)

  1. thanks
    Synonyms: متشكر‎ m (mot(a)šakker), متشكرة‎ f (mot(a)šakkera), (informal) مرسي(mersī, mirsī)

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Arabic شُكْرًا(šukran).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

شكرا (šukran)

  1. thanks, thank you

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
ش ك ر

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Arabic شُكْرًا(šukran).

Interjection[edit]

شكرا (šukran)

  1. thanks, thank you
    شكرا كتير‎‎ ― šukran ktīrthank you very much
    Synonym: (formal) أشكرك(ʔaškorak/-ek, literally I thank you)

Usage notes[edit]

  • It is optionally followed by the indirect object:
    • (to a male) شكرا إلك(šukran ʔilak)
    • (to a female) شكرا إلك(šukran ʔilek)
  • Common responses are: