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How do you pronounce the Arabic alphabets in your dialect?

 

Different Arabic dialects my pronounce certain Arabic letters differently.

Whats your dialect and what letters do you pronounce differently?

For learning: Arabic
Base language: English
Category: Culture

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    Egy dialect has no "tongue sounds"
    so ث=ت
    ظ/ذ=ز
    also some hard sounds are kinda lost :D such as
    ق=أ
    ض=varies
    and we dont pronounce "hamza" at the end of the word

    In Egyptian dialect we pronounce:
    ق---> أ or ء
    EX: وقت=wa2t instead of waqt (time)

    ث---> ت
    EX: ثلاثة=talata instead of thalatha
    (three)

    ظ---> ض
    EX: ظهر=dahr instead of zahr (back)

    We pronounce ج as G in grade (not as J)
    EX: جمل=gamal instead of Jamal (camel)

    These are the most important changes in Egyptian dialect.

    Please note that there are some exceptions, for example not every ق is prounounced like أ, we pronounce it as ق in some words.

    Hope this helps.

    in Saudi dialect (specifically najdi accent)

    Qaaf ق = sometimes is pronounced as g in girl. e.g. قال Qaal is pronounced as gaal

    dhaad ض = is pronounced as the letter ظ. for example ضمير (dhameer) is pronounced as ظمير

    ذ=د, مثلا: كذاب kaddab, кяддаб

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