Übersetzung von “only” — Englisch–Arabisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /ˈəʊn·li/ us /ˈoʊn·li/

A1 not more than a particular size or amount

It’ll only take a few minutes.
She’s only twelve.

A2 not anyone or anything else

The offer is available to UK residents only.

B1 used to mean that something happened a very short time ago

She’s only just got here.

B1 used to say that something is not important, or that you did not mean to upset someone

Don’t worry – it’s only a scratch.
I was only joking.

B1 not in any other place

These birds are only found in New Zealand.
if only

used to express a wish for something that is impossible or unlikely to happen

إلا إذا
If only I knew the answer!
I only hope/wish

used to emphasize what you are hoping or wishing for

آمل/أرغَب فَقط
I only hope you know what you’re doing.
I only wish that I had more time.
not only… (but) also…

used to say that more than one thing is true

لَيس فَقط … بَل أيضا
Not only did he turn up late, he also forgot his books.
adjective uk /ˈəʊnli/ us /ˈoʊn·li/

A1 used to mean that there are no others

This could be our only chance.
You’re the only person here I know.
conjunction uk /ˈəʊnli/ us /ˈoʊn·li/


لا لشَيء إلا
I would pay for it myself, only I don’t have the money.

(Übersetzung von “only” aus dem Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Arabisch © Cambridge University Press)