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The Moroccan dialect of Arabic phrasebook (الدارجة, Darija) is the main spoken language of Morocco. It is not written down nor used for official speeches or news programs; only Standard Arabic is used for those purposes. Moroccan Arabic is, however, the main language used at home and in the streets of Morocco for everyday conversation.

Pronunciation guide

Phrase list

Some phrases in this phrasebook still need to be translated. If you know anything about this language, you can help by plunging forward and translating a phrase.


Basics

Hello. 
. ( SALAM )
Hello. (informal
. (AHLAAN )
How are you? 
 ? ( kif dayer?)
Fine, thank you. 
. ( MZYAN, CHOUKRANE)
What is your name? 
(SHNOO SMEETIK/ -AK??)
My name is ______ . 
______ . (SMEETEE_____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. (mcherfine )
Please. 
. (AAFAK )
Thank you. 
. ( CHOUKRANE )
You're welcome. 
. (LA CHOUKRA AALA WAJIB )
Yes. 
. (NAAM ) Ah Iyeh
No. 
. (LLLAA )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. (ESSMAHHLIYA )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
. (BALLAK )
I'm sorry. 
. ( SMEHLIYA, AASIF)
Goodbye 
. (BSSLAAMAA )
Goodbye (informal
. (MAA SALAMA )
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
[ ]. (MA KANE HDERCH [ MGHRIBYA]' MZYAN' )
Do you speak English? 
 ? ( KATE HDER BEL NEGLIZYA  ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( KAAIN chi OUAHAD LI ki hder nglizya ?)
Help! 
 ! ( MOSAADA!)
Look out! 
 ! ( CHOUF LHIHE!)
Good morning. 
. (SBAH ELKHEIR )
Good evening. 
. ( massa elkheir )
Good night. 
. (tssbeh aala kheir ): Laila Saida
Good night (to sleep
. (SIIR TN3ASS )
I don't understand. 
. ( MAFHAMETCH )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? ( FINAHIYA TWALIT?)

Problems

Machakil(several) /mouchkil

Machi muchkil - no problem

Numbers

1
wahed
2
zuj
3
tleta
4
r-ba
5
hamsa
6
s-ta
7
s-ba
8
t'minya
9
tsoad
10
ashra
20
eshren
50
khamsun
100
mya
200
meyten
500
hamsamaa
1000
al-ef
2000
alf-en
5000
hamsaalef

Time

waqt

Clock time

What time is it? Chhal raha sar-a

Duration

Days

ayaam

Months

Chehar

Writing time and date

Colors

black
khel
white
byad
red
ahmar
yellow
asfar
green
akhdar
blue
azrak
orange
limouni
bortokali
brown
khwi
bonni

Transportation

naql

Bus and train

Tobis/tran

Directions

itijahat

Taxi

taxi kbeer - big taxi (for intercity travel)

taxi sghir - small taxi (for shorter distance travel)

Lodging

Money

Flous

Eating

I am vegetarian

ana nabati

Tea without sugar 
(atay bla sekkar): atay bla sukar

Bars

Bar

Shopping in Moroccan Arabic phrasebook

Shopping/t'kedya

Driving

Sougan

Authority

Fin hya l koumisarya?

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