Arabic Nouns

Welcome to the third Arabic lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Arabic to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
بطاطس [batates]
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
طماطم [tamatem]
onions
onions Audio
بصل [basal]
carrots
carrots Audio
جزر [jazar]
fruits
fruits Audio
فواكه [fawakeh]
apples
apples Audio
تفاح [tuffah]
bananas
bananas Audio
موز [mawz]
oranges
oranges Audio
برتقال [burtuqal]

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Arabic + Pronunciation
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
هل لديك حليب؟ Audio
[hal ladaik halib?]
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
لدي حليب و قهوة Audio
[laday halib wa qahwa]
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
لديه ثلاث تفاحات Audio
[ladaih thalath tufahat]
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
لديها تفاحة واحدة فقط Audio
[ladaiha tufaha wahida faqat]
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
نعيش في منزل صغير Audio
[naesh fe manzjil saghir]
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
أحب فطورنا Audio
[uhib futuruna]

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
خبر [khubz]
milk
milk Audio
حليب [haleeb]
butter
butter Audio
زبدة [zubda]
cheese
cheese Audio
جبن [jubn]
coffee
coffee Audio
قهوة [qahwa]
sandwich
sandwich Audio
ساندويتش [sandwitch]
meat
meat Audio
لحم [lahm]
chicken
chicken Audio
دجاج [dajaj]
fish
fish Audio
سمك [samak]
breakfast
breakfast Audio
فطور [futur]
lunch
lunch Audio
غداء [ghadaa]
dinner
dinner Audio
عشاء [ashaa]

Conversation in Arabic

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Arabic
Pronunciation
Do you speak Arabic?
هل تتحدث اللغة العربية؟
[hal tatahadath allugha alarabia] Audio
Just a little
قليلا
[qalilan] Audio
I like Arabic
أحب اللغة العربية
[uhibbu allugha alarabia] Audio
Can I practice with you?
هل ممكن أن أتمرن معك؟
[hal mumkin an atamarran maak?] Audio
How old are you?
كم هو سنك؟
[kam huwa sinnuk?] Audio
I'm thirty three years old
أبلغ من العمر 33 سنة
[ablughu men alumr 33 sana] Audio
It was nice talking to you
لقد سعدت بالتحدث معك
[laqad suedtu bitahaduth maak] Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Arabic. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Arabic Adjectives   Arabic Adjectives

Arabic Plural   Arabic Plural



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