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Arabic Words Explained With Illustrations Of Their Literal Meaning

Published 2 months ago

Graphic designer and an architect Mahmoud El Sayed was always fascinated by word manipulation, and now he found a way to express his fascination with this personal challenge of illustrating Arabic words and the meanings behind them.

“I manipulate Arabic words and transform them into their meaning, and I made a total of 40 illustrated words,” he told Bored Panda. “Also, there is the pronunciation of those words above every picture that will hopefully help you to learn something new!”

If you like these, then take a look at how the same idea translates to Chinese characters.

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#1 Cat – Qitt

#2 Fox – Thaealab

#3 Koala – Koala

#4 Whale – Hout

#5 Giraffe – Zarafa

#6 Coffee – Qahuwa

#7 Dog – Kalb

#8 Duck – Batt

#9 Watermelon – Batikh

#10 Citadel – Qale’a

If you like these, then take a look at how the same idea translates to Chinese characters.

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