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British English: /ɡreɪt/
American English: /ɡreɪt/

Translation of great in Arabic:


  • 1
    (large) (height, width, speed)
    a great number of people
    عَدَد كَبير من الناسِ
    there has been a great improvement
    كانَ هُناكَ تَحَسُّنٌ كَبيرٌ
    a pay rise of 10% or $1000, whichever is greater
    زِيادة في الراتِبِ بِمِقْدارِ 10% أو 1000 دولار، أَيُّهُما أَكْبَرُ
  • 2
    (as intensifier) (success, danger)
    (excitement, surprise, tragedy, heat)
    to have great difficulty doing something
    لاقى صُعوبةً هائِلةً في فِعْلِ شَيْءٍ
    a great deal of money/effort
    قَدْر كَبير من المالِ \ الجُهْدِ
    a great many people
    عَدَد هائِل من الناسِ
    in great detail
    بِأَدَقِّ التَفاصيلِ
    the map was a great help
    كانَت الخَريطةُ مُفيدةً جِدًّا
    the dangers are great and so are the rewards
    المَخاطِرُ عَظيمةٌ وَكَذَلِكَ المُكافَآتُ
  • 3
    (outstanding) (writer, artist, painting)
    the greatest economist of our time
    أَعْظَم عُلَماءِ الاقْتِصادِ في عَصْرِنا
  • 4
    [informal] (excellent) (book, movie, weather)
    it's great to be back
    أنا سَعيدٌ جِدًّا بِعَوْدَتي
    to feel great
    شَعَرَ بِسَعادةٍ كَبيرةٍ
    you look great!
    تَبْدو رائِعاً!
    that dress looks great on you
    يَبْدو ذلك الفُسْتانُ رائِعاً عَلَيْكِ
    to have a great time
    أَمْضى وَقْتاً رائِعاً
    you're the greatest!
    أَنْتَ الأَعْظَمُ!
  • 5
    [informal] (talented) (singer, team)
    to be great at tennis/football
    كانَ ماهِراً في التِنِس \ كُرةِ القَدَمِ
    to be great with children/animals
    كانَ ماهِراً في التَعامُلِ مع الأَطْفالِ \ الحَيَواناتِ


  • also: the great plural noun/اسم في صيغة الجمع (powerful people)


  • [informal] (well)
    بِشَكْلٍ رائِعٍ
    it's going great
    يَسيرُ بِشَكْلٍ رائِعٍ
    I'm doing great
    أنا في حالةٍ مُمْتازةٍ

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