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Arabic translation: Ahlan

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English term or phrase:Hello.
Arabic translation:Ahlan
Entered by: Mona Helal
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00:18 Jul 18, 2001
English to Arabic translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Hello.
Hello thankyou for writing to me. I raly like talking with you
Bari
Ahlan
Explanation:
You can say "Ahlan" or "Ahlan Bika(to a male)/Biki (to a female)"
To translate the whole sentence (in transliterated form):
-Hello:> Ahlan Bika (male)/Biki (female),
-Thank you for writing to me:> Shukran 'Ala risalatika(male)/ risalatiki(female), al-lati katabtaha(male)/katabtiha (female) lee; (literally: thank you for the message you wrote to me).
-I really like talking with you:>
Ana haqqan 'uhibb al-kalam ma'aka (male)/ma'aki (female)
(or in better Arabic you'd say:Ana haqqan astamti'u bilkalami (enjoy talking) ma'aka(male)/ma'aki(female)).
HTH.
Mona

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Summary of answers provided
na +2AhlanMona Helal
namarhaba مرحباRaghad
na -1"sabaah al khair" or "salaam"yacine


  

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46 mins peer agreement (net): -1
"sabaah al khair" or "salaam"


Explanation:
the first one means good norning
the second one means Hi, hello
I hope it helps you


yacine
Local time: 04:43
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 51

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Alaa Zeineldine: Salaam means peace, short for peace be upon you.
7 hrs
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50 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Ahlan


Explanation:
You can say "Ahlan" or "Ahlan Bika(to a male)/Biki (to a female)"
To translate the whole sentence (in transliterated form):
-Hello:> Ahlan Bika (male)/Biki (female),
-Thank you for writing to me:> Shukran 'Ala risalatika(male)/ risalatiki(female), al-lati katabtaha(male)/katabtiha (female) lee; (literally: thank you for the message you wrote to me).
-I really like talking with you:>
Ana haqqan 'uhibb al-kalam ma'aka (male)/ma'aki (female)
(or in better Arabic you'd say:Ana haqqan astamti'u bilkalami (enjoy talking) ma'aka(male)/ma'aki(female)).
HTH.
Mona




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Mona Helal
Local time: 14:43
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 397
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agree  Alaa Zeineldine
7 hrs

agree  AhmedAMS
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2 hrs
marhaba مرحبا


Explanation:
The simplest term for Hello is: marhaba (pronounced marhaban with Arabic diacritics): مرحبا

Thank you for writing to me:
Ashkorokee lil kitabatee lee. (to a female)
أشكرك للكتابة لي
Ashkoroka lil kitabatee lee. (to a male)
أشكرك للكتابة لي

I (really) like talking with you.
Oohebbo haqan al kalaama maa’kee. (to a female)
أحب حقا الكلام معك
Oohebbo haqan al kalaama maa’ka. (to a male)
أحب حقا الكلام معك
Or:
Yoose’donee alkalaamo maa’kee. (female)
(it is my pleasure …)
يسعدني الكلام معك
Yoose’donee alkalaamo maa’ka. (male)
يسعدني الكلام معك


Raghad
Local time: 05:43
PRO pts in pair: 160
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