Shopping in Arabic

The Arab world offers some of the top shopping destinations in the world. Among these are Dubai, Doha, Riyahh, Manama, and Sharjah. If you plan on visiting or living in an Arab country, know basic shopping phrases and vocabularly will come in very useful. Click on any of the blue buttons below to learn a phrase, then repeat the phrase out load.

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Arabic
How much does it cost?
ما ثمن هذا ؟
ma themenoo hadtha?
I am looking for...
أبحث عن...
ab hathoo an
Can you help me?
هل بإمكانك مساعدتي
hell beem canica moosa addati
I'm just looking
.إنّي أتفرّج فقط
inee etefaruj fakat
Do you take…?
هل تأخذ...؟
hell tet hooth
Credit card
بطاقة ائتمان
beeta catoo eteeman
Cash
نقداً
neqden
Check
شيك
check
I take size…
مقاسي …
maqāsi…
Could you help me, please?
هل تساعدني من فضلك؟
hell toosa adoonee min fadlik…?
Where is the nearest…?
اين اجد اقرب.....؟
ayna ejoodoo akrab…?
Market
سوق
sook
Shopping Center
مركز التسوق
markaz-el-tesaook
Bakery
مخبز
Mahk baaz
Pharmacy
صيدليّة
sa ee deleeah
This is too expensive
هذا غالي جداً.
hadtha ghaalee jiden
Can you take less?
هل ممكن ان تقبل اقل؟
hell moomkin en tuckbell-akal?
Expensive
غالي
ghaalee
Cheap
رخيص
rahees
T-shirt
تي شيرت
t shirt
Blouse
بلوزة
bloozah
Pants
بنطلون
banta lone
Towel
منشفة
min sheffa
Shoes
حذاء
hay-daaht
Suit
بدلة
bedla
Hat
قبّعة
ko-ba-ah
Tie
ربطة عُنق
rabtatoo-oonook
Jacket
جاكيت
jacket
Coat
معطف
matuf
Skirt
تنورة
tenoora
I like it
يعجبني ذلك
you-a jiboonee thaleek