Learn days of the week in Arabic language including adverbs of time

It is important to learn the days of the week in Arabic if you are scheduling a meeting or a date. The week in the Arab world begins on Sunday. The days from Monday to Thursday are named after numbers “one”, “two”,” three” “four”, and “five”. 

Friday -the Muslim holiday and official weekend for Arabs- literally means “the day of gathering” while Saturday means “the Sabbath”.

days of the week in Arabic :

In this table you learn about the days of the week with some examples:

1يوم الأحدSundayYawm al’ahad 
أريد أن أذهب للتسوق يوم الأحد.I want to go shopping on Sunday.Uridu an athhaba littasawuq yawm al’ahad.
2يوم الاثنينMondayYawm al’ithnayn
الاثنين هو يوم إغلاق المتاحف.Monday is the traditional day of closure for museums.Al’ithnayn huwa yawmu ighlaq almatahif.
3يوم الثلاثاءTuesdayYawm athulathaa’ 
دعونا نجتمع صباح الثلاثاء.Let’s meet on Tuesday morning.Daa’una najtame’ sabaha athulathaa’.
4يوم الأربعاءWednesdayYawm al’arbiaa’ 
لدي درس في اللغة العربية كل يوم أربعاء.I have an Arabic lesson every Wednesday.Ladaya darson fi allughati al’arabia kulla yawmi arbiaa’.
5يوم الخميسThursdayYawm alkhamis 
هناك فيلم جديد سيعرض يوم الخميس.There is a new movie that will be shown on Thursday.Hunaka filmon jadid sayu’eradu yawma alkhamis.
6يوم الجمعةFridayYawm aljum’aa.
نحب أن نلتقي بأصدقائنا كل يوم جمعة.We love to meet our friends each Friday. Nuhibbu an naltaqi bi’asdiqa’yina kulla yawmi jum’aa.
7يوم السبتSaturdayYawm assabt
هل تخطط للذهاب في نزهة يوم السبت؟Are you planning to go on a picnic on Saturday?Hal tukhattitu lithahabi fi nuzha yawm assabt?

The word Yawm يوم means day and is sometimes dropped.

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The most used adverbs of time in Arabic :

Sometimes we need to set an appointment without using the days of the week. How to say tomorrow, today, or yesterday? The answer is in the next table:

ArabicEnglish pronunciation
لقد أمطرت الأمس.It rained yesterday.Lagad amtarat al’ams.
هل ستذهب إلى العمل اليوم؟Are you going to work today?Hal satathhab ilaa al’amal alyawm? 
هل سنلتقي غداً؟Shall we meet tomorrow?Hal sanaltaqi ghadan? 
4بعد غدthe day after tomorrowba’da ghad 
سأسافر إلى فرنسا بعد غد.I will travel to France the day after tomorrow.Sa’usafiru ilaa faransa ba’da ghad. 
5الأسبوع القادمnext weekAl’usbuu’ alqadim 
سأبدأ بالعمل الأسبوع القادم.I will start working next week.Sa’abdaa’u bit’amal al’usbuu’ alqadim.
6الشهر القادمnext monthashahr alqadim 
يجب أن تذهب إلى نيويورك الشهر القادم.You shall go to New York next month.Yajibu an tathhaba ilaa New York ashahr alqadim.
8الأسبوع الفائتlast weekAl’usbuu’ alfa’et 
هل مارست الرياضة الأسبوع الفائت؟Did you exercise last week?Hal marasata arriyada al’usbuu’ alfa’et?
9الشهر الفائتlast monthashahr alfa’et 
لقد تخرجت الشهر الفائت.I graduated last month.laqad takharrajtu ashahr alfa’et.

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