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Lesson 76 – الدَّرْسُ السَّادِسُ والسَّبْعونَ معاني حروف الجر

The preposition (lī)– حرف الجر " لِـ "

  • The preposition (li) is commonly used in Arabic, and it has different meanings in various structures. The original meanings of (li) are as follows:

Meaning

English

Arabic

Possession

The house is of Saeed, and the flat is of Khalid

الدَّارُ لِسَعِيدٍ، والشَّقَّةُ لِخَالِدٍ

إلى

Nasser went to the mosque

ذَهَبَ ناصِرٌ لِلْمَسْجِدِ

Help

Oh Khalid, help Said

يا لَخالِدٍ لِسَعِيدٍ