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Pronunciation: /man/

Translation of man in Arabic:

noun/اسم (plural/جمع men /mɛn/)

  • 1 (adult male) رَجُل (plural: رِجال) a single/married man رَجُل أَعْزَب \ مُتَزَوِّج an old man شَيْخ (plural: شُيوخ) a man of God رَجُل دينٍ a man of the people رَجُل شَعْبيّ man of the match رَجُل المُباراةِ good man![ مُمْتاز! ] to talk about it man to man تَحَدَّثَ عَنْهُ بِصَراحةٍ \ رَجُلاً لِرَجُلٍ
  • 2 (husband, partner) رَجُل (plural: رِجال) he is the right man for her هو الرَجُلُ المُناسِبُ لَها to live as man and wife عاشا كَزَوْجٍ وَزَوْجةٍ
  • 4
    (also/أيضا Man)
    (mankind) إنْسان man is mortal الإنْسانُ فانٍ
  • 5 (in chess, in draughts) حَجَر (plural: أَحْجار, plural: حِجارة) to be one man up كانَ مُتَقَدِّماً بِحَجَرةٍ واحِدةٍ

plural noun/جمع (men)

  • (soldiers, sailors) رِجال the colonel addressed the men خَطَبَ العَقيدُ في رِجالِ الجَيْشِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد (-nn-)

  • (to operate) أَدارَ (IV), شَغَّلَ (II) [the switchboard] [desk] [ship] will the switchboard be manned? هل سَيَتِمُّ تَشْغيلُ لَوْحةِ المَفاتيحِ؟ a manned flight/spacecraft مَرْكَبة فَضائيّة مَأْهولة

exclamation/أداة تعجب \ نداء

  • 1 [informal/غير رسمي], (expressing surprise) يا رَجُلُ
  • 2 [informal/غير رسمي] (addressing somebody) hey man! يا رَجُلُ!


every man for himself

اللَّهُمَّ نَفْسي

to a man

to be man enough to do sth

كانَتْ لَدَيْهِ الجُرْأةُ الكافِيةُ لِفِعْلِ شَيْءٍ

to be one's own man

كانَ يَعْتَمِدُ على نَفْسِهِ

to sort or separate the men from the boys

عَرَفَ الغَثَّ من السَمينِ

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