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Words used in Egypt's Arabic language that has origin in foreign languages or similar, and others used in these languages but were derived from Arabic.
Click on the Arabic pronunciation to hear the desired word.
Abbreviations in the "Word" column stand for the languages using the word as follows:

  (e) = English
  (f) = French
  (it) = Italian
  (sp) = Spanish
  (pr) = Portuguese

Word Arabic Pronunciation Meaning Comments
Safari (e) (it) Safari Hunting expedition of Arabic origin
Sala (it) Sala Reception of a house, hall  
Salaam (e) Salaam Peace of Arabic origin
Salad (e) Salata    
Salami (e) (it) Salami Salami  
Sale (e) Sail Price reduction newly arabized
Salon (f) Saloan Reception  
Salsa (sp) Salsa Sauce  
Samba (e) Samba Brazilian dance  
Sandal (e) Sandal    
Sandwich (e) Sandwitch    
Sapone (it) Sapona Soap  
Sardine (e) Sardeen    
Sash (e) Shash   of Arabic origin
Sauna (e) Sawna    
Sayyid (e) Sayyed Master, Mr., Lord, sometimes Jesus of Arabic origin
Scenario (e) Seinario    
Sciampagna (it) Shampania Champagne  
Séchoir (f) Seshwar Hair dryer  
Secretaire (f) Sekertair Secretary  
Sellotape (e) Selotape Tape, Selotape  
Shadoof (e) What does it mean? Shadoof Shadoof of Arabic origin
Sheik, Sheikh What does it mean? Sheikh Old man  
Sherbet (e) Sharbat A flavoured sweet drink of Arabic origin
Shish Kebab (e) Sheesh kabab   of Turkish origin
Shopping (e) Shopping    
Shopping center (e) Shopping center Mall  
Sinfonia (it) Simfonia Symphony  
Sketch (e) Sketsh    
Soiree (f) Swareeh Evening play  
Soutien (f) Sontian Bra  
Spaghetti (e) (it) Spaghetti    
Sport (e) Spoar Informal wear, Stylish used only as adjective
Sta bene (it) Sta bena It's OK?  
Stable (e) Establ Livestock stable  
Stadium (e) Stadio (it) Stad Stadium  
Stereo Sterio    
Sticker (e) Sticker    
Stop watch (e) Stop watch    
Studio (e) (it) Stodio    
Sucre (f) Sokkar Sugar of Arabic origin
Sultan (e) Soltaan Sultan of Arabic origin
Sultana (e) Soltana   of Arabic origin
Supermarket (e) Supermarket    
Sura (e) (it) Sura Chapters of Koran  
Sweater (e) Swaiter    
Tabla (e) Tabla Drum of Arabic origin
Tableau (f) (e) Tabloah Picture, portrait  
Take away (e) Take away    
Tarbush, Tarboosh (e) Tarboosh A fez of Arabic origin
Tazza (it) (e) Tasa Frying pan  
Teatro (it) Teyatro Theatre  
Telegraph (e) Telleghraf    
Telephone (e) Telefoan    
Television (f) Televezion Television  
Telex (e) Telex    
Terrace (e) Terras    
Thermos (e) Termos (it) Tormos    
Thermostat (e) Termostat    
Tobacco pipe (e) Payep    
Toilette (f) (e) Twalett Toilet, Make-up  
Torch (e) Torsh    
Torta (it) Torta Tart, Cake  
Training (e) Training Track suit  
Tram (e) (it) Tram Metro  
Transit (e) Tranzeet    
T-Shirt (e) Tea Shirt    
Turbine (e) Torbeen Type of engine  
Ulama (e) Olamaa Scientists of Arabic origin
Varnish (e) Warnish Shoe polish  
Vase (e) Vaso (it) Vaza    
Veranda (e) (it) Varanda    
Vetrina (it) Vatrina Shop-window  
Video (e) Vedio VCR  
Villa (e) (it) Vella    
Wadi (e) Wadi Valley of Arabic origin
Walkman (e) Wokman    
Whisky (e) Whisky    
Winch (e) Winsh    
Yacht (e) Yakht    
Zinc (e) Zink    
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