The Arabic phrase iceberg is pronounced jabalun jaliidiyyun and written ﺟَﺒَﻞٌ ﺟَﻠِﻴﺪِﻱٌّ

The Arabic words in iceberg

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase iceberg. You can see the English translation of the word, how the word is spelled and pronounced and how the word has been conjugated in the phrase. There is also a link to get even more information about the word.


Pronounciation: jabalun
English translation (of the word in its basic form): mountain
Part of speech: noun
case: nominative
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine

The base form of the word mountain

(singular, indefinite, no case)


Pronounciation: jaliidiyyun
English translation: icy
Part of speech: adjective
case: nominative
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine

Type of phrase: Noun + adjective phrases

This phrase consists of a noun (mountain( and an adjective (icy) that describes the noun. The adjective follows the noun i definiteness, gender and number. (Plural of living things are considered feminine singular in Arabic.) I use the nominative case since that is the default case, but when you use this word combination in a sentence you select the case that is correct in that sentence.