Useful Arabic Phrases

Arabic is the official language of Lebanon, but English and French are also spoken. Here you will find some common words in the spoken Arabic language. Learn some useful Arabic phrases that you can use in everyday life in Lebanon.

Select from one of the categories below:

Emergencies
Help me!:
saa’idoone!
I’m sick:
ana mareed / mareeda (male / female)
Call the police:
ittasil bil bolees
Doctor:
daktoor
Hospital:
al-mustash-fa
Police:
al bolees
Go away!:
imshee! / rouh min hon!
Shame (on you)!:
aayb!