Arabic for tea

shaay
ﺷَﺎﻱ
tea – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for tea is pronounced shaay and written ﺷَﺎﻱ.

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Category: drinks
Part of speech: noun.

Using the word tea

All letters in tea

ﺷَﺎﻱ
ﺷـ
ـﺎ
 
ﺷـ
ـﺎ
 
ﺷـ
ـﺸـ
ـﺶ
ـﺎ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
 
shin
sh
alef
ya
y
 
 
The Arabic word for tea consists of: The letter shin that is written ﺵ ( here ﺷـ ) and pronounced sh. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter ya that is written ﻱ and pronounced y. Therefore, the word is writen ﺷَﺎﻱ and pronounced shaay.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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