Introduction to Arabic Alphabet: 22

The Arabic letter D looks kind of like the dotless, lowercase i. But it is more diagonal. And it is longer. The diagonal stroke of the D should be reasonably distinctive. Also note that it doesn’t connect to the letter after it, although it still has a line along the bottom. It looks like this:


Here is the word for manager, mudyr:

Here is the word for the sandwich:


It says "Il sandwytsh". It uses tsh instead of ch.

Can you read this word (it is the word for manager):


  1. This word is "manager" in Egyptian Arabic.
  2. This is the word for she, similar to the English "hey ya!"
  3. This is the Egyptian Arabic word for Egypt. 
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