Egyptian greetings

salamu alikum  سلام عليكُم  peace be upon you

alikum essalam  عليكُم السلام  (reply)

ezzayak  ازيَّك   how are you (for masculine)

ezzayik ازَيِّك    how are you (for female)

kwayyes كويس  good

kwayyesa     كويسة  good (for female )

enta menaeen انت مِنين؟  where are you from ? (for male)

enti menaeen? انتي منين؟ where are you from? (for female)

ana men … أنا مِن   I am from …

ahlan wasahlan أهلاَ و سهلاَ

ahlan beek  أهلاً بيك (m)

ahlan beeki أهلاَ بيكي (f)

maa esalama مَعَ السلامة  good bye

Published by arabicegyptian

Arabic teacher for non-native speakers

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