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Arabic Word

Post by EmmaG » Wed Jan 02, 2008 4:20 pm

Hi,

I was talking to an egyptian woman today, she knows little english and i know little arabic but she kept on saying griff or grift when she was talking about her sister in law, can anyone tell me what this means?

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Post by Goddess » Wed Jan 02, 2008 4:32 pm

No idea!!!
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Post by Mimimay » Wed Jan 02, 2008 5:54 pm

The nearest translation is ''I've had enough'' !!!
Old Upper Egypt slang :lol:
Doesn't sound as if she's very happy with her anyway :oops:
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Post by Mimimay » Wed Jan 02, 2008 5:55 pm

Just had a thought, I hope you weren't speaking to one of MY sister in laws :lol: :lol: :oops:
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Post by Goddess » Wed Jan 02, 2008 6:12 pm

Ahhhh! Saiidi speak!!!! Never heard that one before!!!

:lol: at MM!!!
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Post by Mimimay » Wed Jan 02, 2008 6:55 pm

:lol: :lol: Yes Saidi Goddess :lol: :oops:
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