مشى

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See also: مسي‎, مشي, and م ش ي

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root م ش ي(m-š-y).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.ʃaː/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

مَشَى (mašā) I, non-past يَمْشِي‎‎ (yamšī)

  1. to walk

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

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

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَشَى(mašā).

Verb[edit]

مشى (maša) (perfect, imperfect يمشي(yimši), Verb form I)

  1. to walk
  2. (intransitive) to leave

Gulf Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَشَى(mašā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

مشى (mɪʃə) (non-past يَمْشي(yəmʃi) or يِمْشي(yɪmʃɪ))

  1. (intransitive) to walk
    بروح امشي شوي اغير جو
    bəruḥ əmʃi ʃwəy əğəyyɪr jəw
    I want to go walk a little bit [to] do something different
    (literally, “I want to go walk a little bit [in order to] change atmosphere”)
  2. (intransitive) to walk away, to leave
    مبارك وينه للحينه موجود ولا مشى؟‎‎
    mbarək wenə lɪlḥin məwjud wɪlə mɪʃə?
    Where is Mbarak, is he still there or did he leave?
    Synonyms: راح(raḥ), طلع(ṭɪləʿ)
  3. (usually intransitive) to be driving
    شفيك دايس امش بطيء لا تسوي حادث لا سمح الله!‎‎
    ʃfik dayɪs ɪmʃ bəṭiʾ la tsəwwi ḥadɪṯ la səməḥ əɫɫa
    Why are you speeding, drive slowly lest you cause an accident, God forbid!
    Synonym: ساق(sag)
  4. (transitive) to be in good condition, to go smoothly, to succedd
    عسى ماشية الدراسة؟‎‎
    ʿəsə maʃyə-ddɪrasə
    (I hope they are) Are your studies going well?
    ما مشى شغلي لازم اراجع مكتب الخدمة بعد مرة باچر
    My errands didn't finish, I'll have to check with the (citizens') service desk again tomorrow

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
م ش ي

From Arabic مَشَى(mašā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

مشى (mša) (non-past يمشي(yimši), form I)

  1. (intransitive) to walk
    Synonym: تمشى(tmašša)
    مشيت فهاد الزنقة.‎‎
    mšīt f-hād ez-zanqa
    I walked in this street.
  2. (intransitive) to go
    Synonyms: راح(rāḥ), غدا(ḡda)
    مشيت للسوق باش نشري ما ناكل.‎‎
    mšīt le-s-sūq bāš našri ma nākul
    I went to the market what to eat.
  3. (intransitive) to leave
    مشى من هنا كيجري.‎‎
    mša men hna kayjarri
    He left from here running.

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