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British English: /lɛŋ(k)θ/
, /lɛn(t)θ/
American English: /lɛŋ(k)θ/
, /lɛnth/

Translation of length in Arabic:


  • 1
    (longest measurement)
    طول (plural: أَطْوال)
    what is the length of the plank?, what length is the plank?
    ما طولُ اللَوْحِ؟
    to be 15 cm/50 km in length
    كانَ طولُهُ 15 سم \ 50 كم
    it's twice the length of the original bridge
    طولُهُ ضِعْفُ طولِ الجِسْرِ الأَصْليِّ
    the road runs the length of the valley
    يَمْتَدُّ الطَريقُ بِطولِ الوادي
    the length and breadth of Ireland
    في طولِ إيرْلَنْدا وَعَرْضِها
  • 2
    (of a book, movie, list)
    طول (plural: أَطْوال)
    he can't concentrate for any length of time
    لا يَسْتَطيعُ التَرْكيزَ لِأَيِّ فَتْرةٍ من الوَقْتِ
    for a considerable length of time
    لِفَتْرةٍ طَويلةٍ من الزَمَنِ
  • 3 (of vowel, syllable, musical note)notice the length of the vowels/notes in …
    لاحِظْ طولَ الحُروفِ المُتَحَرِّكةِ \ النَغَماتِ في …
  • 4
    (piece of string, cable, wood)
    قِطْعة (plural: قِطَع)
    to cut the cloth into two metre lengths
    قَصَّ القُماشَ قِطْعَتَيْنِ طولُ كُلٍّ مِنْهُما مِتْرَيْنِ
  • 5
    (in swimming) (طول حَمّامِ السِباحةِ)

also: lengths plural noun/جمع

  • to go to great lengths to do something
    بَذَلَ قُصارى جُهْدِهِ لِفِعْلِ شَيْءٍ
    the family is willing to go to any lengths to rescue her
    الأُسْرةُ مُسْتَعِدّةٌ لِأَنْ تَفْعَلَ أَيَّ شَيْءٍ مُمْكِنٍ لِإنْقاذِها

also: at length adverbial phrase/عبارة ظرفية

  • 1 (for a long time)
    ‫لِمُدّةٍ طَويلةٍ‬
    we have examined the issue at length
    دَرَسْنا المَسْأَلةَ بالتَفْصيلِ
  • also: length in combination/مركبة مع كلمة أخرى
    shoulder-length hair
    شَعْر طولُهُ للكَتِفِ
    floor-length curtains
    سَتائِر طولُها للأَرْضيّةِ
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