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Kaif Halak

English translation: How are you ?

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14:49 Jul 21, 2001
Arabic to English translations [Non-PRO]
Arabic term or phrase: Kaif Halak
Opening of a letter sent to me as a thank you.
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English translation:How are you ?
Explanation:
"Kaif" means "How" in classical Arabic.
"Halak" literaly means your condition.
The question in this form is addressed to a male person. If you address it to a female person, it would be : "Kaif Halek" in colloquial Arabic or "Kaif haloki" in classical Arabic.
The phrase "Kaif halak" means : How are you? or How are you doing?
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Dr. Ezz Eldin Enan
Egypt
Local time: 11:26
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23 mins peer agreement (net): +2
How are you ?


Explanation:
"Kaif" means "How" in classical Arabic.
"Halak" literaly means your condition.
The question in this form is addressed to a male person. If you address it to a female person, it would be : "Kaif Halek" in colloquial Arabic or "Kaif haloki" in classical Arabic.
The phrase "Kaif halak" means : How are you? or How are you doing?

Dr. Ezz Eldin Enan
Egypt
Local time: 11:26
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
PRO pts in pair: 4

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