ياالله

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Arabic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compounded from يَا(, O) +‎ اللّٰه(allāh, God).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ياالله (yallā)

  1. (colloquial) come on, c’mon
  2. (colloquial) let’s go, hurry up
  3. (dialectal, colloquial, Levantine) bye-bye, bye

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Gulf Arabic: يلا(yaḷḷa)
  • Moroccan Arabic: يالله(yallāh)
  • Finnish: jalla
  • Hebrew: יאללה(yála)
  • Norwegian:
  • Swedish: jalla

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

يا(, oh) + الله(allāh, god).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ياالله (yālla)

  1. barely
    Synonym: يا دوب(yā dūb)
    بالياالله قدرت أفهمه
    bil-yālla gidirt afhamu
    I barely understood him

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