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Arabic translation: أحلف اليمين/والله

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06:35 Oct 21, 2006
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / hand for god
English term or phrase: hand for god
a girl is talking to a salesman that she found is a talented guitar played. The girl:"so who are you really, cause you are no salesman" The man": Hand to god. Trem whole life."
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Arabic translation:أحلف اليمين/والله
Explanation:
It means "I swear". We say "across my heart and hope to die", but the Americans go for the Almighty.
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5 +8أحلف اليمين/والله
Sam Berner


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أحلف اليمين/والله


Explanation:
It means "I swear". We say "across my heart and hope to die", but the Americans go for the Almighty.

Sam Berner
Australia
Local time: 15:53
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Matthias Quaschning-Kirsch
7 mins

agree  Nesrin: Or أقسم بالله ""I lift my hand to God" clearly expresses the taking of an oath, by why did Avraham use specifically this expression? Why did he simply not say, "I swear"?" http://www.vbm-torah.org/archive/salt-bereishit/03-5lekh.htm
55 mins

agree  R Farhat
1 hr

agree  Hebat-Allah El Ashmawy
1 hr

agree  nady laymoud
1 hr

agree  Mohamed Gaafar: Or أقسم بالله ""I lift my hand to God" With Nesrin
14 hrs

agree  Dr. Hamzeh Thaljeh
1 day22 hrs

agree  moutarjim05
16 days
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