This happened a long time ago.

The Arabic phrase This happened a long time ago. is pronounced HaSala hadhaa mundhu zamanin ba3iidin and written ﺣَﺼَﻞَ ﻫَﺬَﺍ ﻣُﻨﺬُ ﺯَﻣَﻦٍ ﺑَﻌِﻴﺪٍ

The Arabic words in This happened a long time ago.

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase This happened a long time ago.. 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.

to acquire, happen

ﺣَﺼَﻞَ
Pronounciation: HaSala
English translation: to acquire, happen
Part of speech: verb
person: he
tense: past tense

this

ﻫَﺬَﺍ
Pronounciation: hadhaa
English translation: this
Part of speech: pronoun

since

ﻣُﻨﺬُ
Pronounciation: mundhu
English translation: since
Part of speech: preposition
Words that come after prepositions have genitive case

time

ﺯَﻣَﻦٍ
Pronounciation: zamanin
English translation (of the word in its basic form): time
Part of speech: noun
case: genetive
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine
The word has genitive case since it follows a preposition.

The base form of the word time

ﺯَﻣَﻦ
zaman
(singular, indefinite, no case)

distant

ﺑَﻌِﻴﺪٍ
Pronounciation: ba3iidin
English translation (of the word in its basic form): distant
Part of speech: adjective
case: genetive
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine

The base form of the word distant

ﺑَﻌِﻴﺪ
ba3iid
(singular, indefinite, no case)

Type of phrase: Sentences

A complete sentence. The sentence has a verb. But in Arabic, there are also complete sentences without verbs.