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Pronunciation: /kiː/

Translation of key in Arabic:


  • 1 (to a door) مِفْتاح (plural: مَفاتيحُ) a front-door key مِفْتاح بابٍ أَماميٍّ a bunch of keys سِلْسِلة \ حُزْمة مَفاتيحَ under lock and key مُغْلَق بالضَبّةِ والمِفْتاحِ radiator key مِفْتاح مِشْعاعٍ
  • 2 (on computers, musical instruments) مِفْتاح (plural: مَفاتيحُ)
  • 4 (to a map) مِفْتاح (plural: مَفاتيحُ); (to abbreviations, symbols, a code) مِفْتاح رُموزٍ
  • 5 (to a test, riddle) حَلّ (plural: حُلول)
  • 6 [music/الموسيقى] مَقام (plural: مَقامات) to sing in/off key تَبِعَ \ خالَفَ النوتةَ الموسيقيّةَ في غِنائِهِ


  • [worker] [role] رَئيسيّ cost is key to the project التَكْلِفةُ هي عامِلٌ أَساسيٌ في المَشْروعِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد

Phrasal verbs

key in

key [sth] inkey in [sth] أَدْخَلَ [شَيْئاً] [the text] [data] [figures]

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