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Arabic translation of “of”

of

preposition
 
strong /ɒv/ weak /əv/
A1 belonging to or relating to someone or something
أداة إضافة (نَحْو)
She is a friend of my cousin. I like the colour of her hair.
A1 used after words that show an amount
مِن (كَميَّة مِن شَيء ما)
a bag of apples both of us
A1 containing
مِن (مُحْتَوى مادّة مُعَيَّنة)
a glass of milk
A1 used with numbers, ages, and dates
مِن (لِلزَّمَن)
a boy of six the 14th of February
A2 showing position or direction
مِن (اتِّجاه مُعَيَّن)
the front of the queue a small town north of Edinburgh
A2 showing someone or something
لِلملكية
a map of the city a photo of my boyfriend
A2 used when comparing related things
مِن (للإشارة إلى جزء من كل)
He’s the best-looking of the three brothers.
B1 showing a reason or cause
مِن (للإشارة إلى السبب)
He died of cancer.
used after an adjective when judging someone’s behaviour
مِن (للحُكم على شخص)
It was very nice of you to think of us.
(Definition of of from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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