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Hachouma!

English translation: Shame

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11:33 Jan 13, 2008
Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
Arabic term or phrase: Hachouma!
It’s a continuation of the scene where the man says, “Inaal din---”… Eventually the wife comes, her nose bleeding, one drop falls on the baby’s face, which causes the man to loose control and he cries, “Hachouma!” and seizes the baby to keep him out of her reach.
vitaminBcomplex
Local time: 18:11
English translation:Shame
Explanation:
This is a Moroccan dilect term. It is an interjection expressing discontent and opposition to the interlocutor. It come in the context of "shame on you" for saying that...
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paleozon
Local time: 10:11
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thanx
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +5
Shame


Explanation:
This is a Moroccan dilect term. It is an interjection expressing discontent and opposition to the interlocutor. It come in the context of "shame on you" for saying that...

paleozon
Local time: 10:11
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 24
Grading comment
thanx

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yasser El Helw
34 mins
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agree  Khalid W: It's used in Moroccan dialect the way عيب is used in other dialects and ayp is in Turkish.
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agree  kifahl
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agree  Mohsin Alabdali
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