KudoZ home » Arabic to English » Other

Humaida

English translation: Praiseworthy, commendable

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Arabic term or phrase:Humaida
English translation:Praiseworthy, commendable
Entered by: Shazly
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

08:15 Jul 8, 2003
Arabic to English translations [Non-PRO]
Arabic term or phrase: Humaida
female name.
zariin
Local time: 20:40
Praiseworthy or commendable
Explanation:
Generally it has two meanings:
1- Benign or harmless
2- Praiseworthy or commendable

But this female name is derived from the second one and is pronounced as “Hameeda”
Selected response from:

Shazly
Egypt
Local time: 17:40
Grading comment
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
1 +9Praiseworthy or commendable
Shazly


  

Answers


18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5 peer agreement (net): +9
Praiseworthy or commendable


Explanation:
Generally it has two meanings:
1- Benign or harmless
2- Praiseworthy or commendable

But this female name is derived from the second one and is pronounced as “Hameeda”


Shazly
Egypt
Local time: 17:40
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
PRO pts in pair: 60

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Fuad Yahya: Humaida is the diminutive form of Hameeda, as Husain is the diminutive form of Hasan. The diminutive form is used to express affection.
1 hr

agree  Sami Khamou
3 hrs

agree  sithanem
6 hrs

agree  muhammad turman
12 hrs

agree  sandouk
1 day14 hrs

agree  Mohamd Suleiman
1 day20 hrs

agree  Awad Balaish
4 days

agree  radwa abdel ghany
6 days

agree  AhmedAMS
24 days
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search