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Colors & more

December 15, 2014

 

Masculine

Feminine

Translation

أَسْوَدُ

سَوْدَاءُ

black

أَسْمَرُ

سَمْرَاءُ

Brown

أَزْرَقُ

زَرْقَاءُ

Blue

أَخْضَرُ

خَضْرَاءُ

Green

أَحْمَرُ

حَمْرَاءُ

Red

أَصْفَرُ

صَفْرَاءُ

Yellow

أَبْيَضُ

بَيْضَاءُ

White

أَشْقَرُ

شَقْرَاءُ

Blond

كُحْلِيٌّ

كُحْلِيَّةٌ

Navy blue

فَيْرُوْزِيٌّ

فَيْرُوْزِيَّةٌ

Turquoise

سَمَائِيٌّ

سَمَائِيَّةٌ

Sky blue

وَرْدِيٌّ

وَرْدِيَّةٌ

Pink

دَاكِنٌ

دَاكِنَةٌ

Dark

فَاتِحٌ

فَاتِحَةٌ

Light

رَمَادِيٌّ

رَمَادِيَّةٌ

Grey

أُرْجُوَانِيٌّ

أُرْجُوَانِيَّةٌ

Purple

بُنِّيٌّ

بُنِّيَّةٌ

Brown

بُرْتُقَالِيٌّ

بُرْتُقَالِيَّةٌ

Orange

ذَهَبِيٌّ

ذَهَبِيَّةٌ

Gold

فِضِّيٌّ

فِضِّيَّةٌ

Silver

بَيج, بُنِيٌّ فَاتِحٌ

Beige

بُنِيٌّ أَصْفَرُ

Tan

لَوْنٌ

Color

أَلْوَان

Colors

 

Some examples of how these are used:

آتَتْهُ جَدَّتُهُ كَنْزَةً كُحْلِيَّةً

His grandmother gave him

a navy blue sweater.

السَّيَارَةُ الحَمْرَاءُ فِيْ المَدْرَسَةِ

The red car is at the school.

لَوْنُ الطَائِرِ أَزْرَقُ دَاكِنٌ

The bird is dark blue

(lit: the color of the bird is dark blue).

الكُرَةُ صَفْرَاءُ

The ball is yellow.

Basic Vocabulary: Colors, commands, animals, shapes, etc

May 24, 2010

 

 

Taken from:

http://www.arabicfirst.co.uk/index_files/arabic_curriculum.htm

File: Basic Vocabulary

This (above file) is a very good file with good beneficial vocabulary. The animals in the file are:

bear, cow, rabbit, penguin, horse, frog, duck, tiger, crow, monkey, wolf, rooster, camel, elephant, sheep, and goat

Here is some more animal vocabulary:

 

سَمَكَةٌ

Fish

طَائِرٌ

Bird

غَزَالٌ

Deer

سِنْجَابٌ

Squirrel

حِمَارٌ

Donkey

ثَعْلَبٌ

Fox

ثُعْبَانٌ

Snake

سُلَحْفَاةٌ

Turtle

حُوْتٌ

Whale

دُلْفِيْن

Dolphin

فَأْرٌ

Mouse

خِنْزِيْرٌ

Pig

بَبَّغَاءٌ

Parrot

سِحْلِيَّةٌ

Lizard

دَيْنَاصُوْر

Dinosaur

تِمْسَاحٌ

Alligator

 

 

 

 

 

كَلْبُ البَحْرِ

Seal

خُفَّاشٌ

Bat

صَقْرٌ

Hawk, falcon

بَغْلٌ

Mule

بُوْمَةٌ

Owl

عُقَابٌ

Eagle

زَرَافَةٌ

Giraffe

دِيْكٌ رُوْمِيٌّ

Turkey

فَرَسُ النَّهْرِ

Hippo

كَنْغَر

Kangaroo

وَحِيْدُ القَرْنِ

Rhino

فَهْدٌ

Cheetah, leopard, panther, cougar, lynx1

دُبُّ البَاندَا

Panda bear

دُبٌّ أَبْيَضُ

Polar bear2

1فهد seems to be generic for any large predatory cat other than the lion or tiger and Allaah knows best

2Also known as دُبٌّ قُطْبِيٌّ

سَرَطَان بَحْرِيٌّ

Crab, lobster

سَلْطَعُوْن

Crab

عَنْكَبُوْتٌ

Spider

عَقْرَبٌ

Scorpion

ذُبَابَةٌ

Fly

بَعُوْضَةٌ

Mosquito

نَحْلَةٌ

Bee

فِرَاشَةٌ

Butterfly

نَمْلَةٌ

Ant

حَلَزُوْنَةٌ

Snail

حَشَرَةٌ

Insect