# trigonometry

## Arabic translation: حساب المثلثات

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 English term or phrase: trigonometry Arabic translation: حساب المثلثات Entered by:

 20:36 Dec 31, 2001
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Science
 English term or phrase: trigonometry it is a type of math
 Jacob
 حساب المثلثات Explanation:Pronounced: HISAB AL-MUTHALLATHAT. Fuad
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 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

5Hundasa
 Sari Al
4 +1علم حساب المثلّثات
 Timothy Gregory
5Hundasa
 Sari Al

7 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
حساب المثلثات

Explanation:
Pronounced: HISAB AL-MUTHALLATHAT.

 Fuad YahyaNative speaker of: Arabic, EnglishPRO pts in pair: 7167

agree  Timothy Gregory: beat me to it =)
 1 min

agree
 2 hrs

agree
 4 hrs

disagree  Sari Al: Somehow I think that your translation of hisab al-muthallathat fits the term 'trigonometry' rather t
 6 days

8 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
علم حساب المثلّثات

Explanation:
'ilm Hisab almuthallathat

Oxford English-Arabic Dictionary
 Timothy GregoryLocal time: 12:07Native speaker of: English

agree
 4 hrs

1 day 18 hrs   confidence:
Hundasa

Explanation:
The same word is also used for 'engineering'. The context usually decides which is which.

 Sari AlLocal time: 15:07Native speaker of: Arabic, English

6 days   confidence:
Hundasa

Explanation:
Somehow I think that your translation of hisab al-muthallathat fits the term 'trigonometry' rather than 'geometry' which more accurately translates into plain 'hundasa' as I have chosen in my answer.

 Sari AlLocal time: 15:07Native speaker of: Arabic, English

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