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British English: /rɪŋ/
American English: /rɪŋ/

Translation of ring in Arabic:


  • 1
    (for one's finger)
    a wedding ring
    دُبْلة \ خاتَم الزَواجِ
    a diamond ring
    خاتَم ماسٍ
  • 3 (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية)
    (phone call)
    to give somebody a ring
    اتَّصَلَ بِشَخْصٍ \ هاَتَفَ شَخْصاً
  • 4 uncountable/غير معدود
    that story has a familiar ring to it
    تِلْكَ القِصّةُ لَها نَبْرةٌ مَأْلوفةٌ
    the name has a nice ring to it
    الاسْمُ لَهُ رَنّةٌ لَطيفةٌ
  • 5
    to draw a ring around an advertisement
    وَضَعَ دائِرةً حول إعْلانٍ
    to have rings under one's eyes
    كانَتْ لَدَيْهِ تَجاعيدُ تحت عَيْنَيْهِ
  • 10
    (on a cooker)
    رَأْس الموقِدِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 2 (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية) (Telecom)
    also: past tense/زمن الماضي rang
    also: past participle/اسم المفعول rung
    (Form VIII) (Form III) (a friend, number, the station)
  • 3 (to encircle)
    also: past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول ringed
    (Form II), (Form IV) (a building, park, vehicle)
  • 4 (zoology/علم الحيوان)
    also: past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول ringed
    عَلَّمَ بَحَلَقةٍ مَعْدِنيّةٍ
    (a bird)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد past tense/زمن الماضي rang past participle/اسم المفعول rung

  • 1
    (to sound) (doorbells, telephones) (stem vowel = u) (Form I)
  • 4
    (to resonate) (laughter, words) (Form I) (stem vowel = i)
    تَرَدَّدَ صَداهُ
    her laughter rang in my ears
    رَنَّتْ ضِحْكَتُها في أُذُني
    his explanation rings true/false
    يَبْدو تَبْريرُهُ مُقْنِعاً \ غَيْرَ مُقْنِعٍ

Phrasal verbs

ring back

(British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية)
(to phone again)
عاوَدَ الاتِّصالَ
2 ring [somebody] back
(to phone again)
عاوَدَ الاتِّصالَ [بِشَخْصٍ]
(to return a call)
رَدَّ المُكالَمةَ ل [شَخْصٍ]

ring in

(British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية)
(to a phone-in show) (Form VIII),
(to one's place of work) (Form VIII),
I had to ring in sick
اُضْطُرِرْتُ للاتِّصالِ للإبْلاغِ بِأَنّي مَريضٌ

ring off

(British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية)
أَنْهى مُكالَمةً

ring out

(voice, shots) (Form II)
دَقَّ عالِياً

ring up

(British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية)
(to telephone) (Form VIII),
ring up [somebody/something], ring [somebody/something] up 1
(on the phone)
اتَّصَلَ ب [شَخْصٍ \ شَيْءٍ]
(a friend, the station)
(on the cash register) (a figure, total)

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