how to say countries name in moroccan arabic darija
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In this article, we will see how to pronounce several countries and Moroccan cities in Moroccan Arabic. This lesson is important, especially while you introduce yourself, and is better that you pronounce your country in a Moroccan way.

How to Pronounce Countries in Moroccan Arabic?

Morocco  ⇒  Lmaghrib

Uk ⇒ Lingliz / Britania

France ⇒ Fransa

Spain ⇒ Spanya

USA ⇒ Merikan

Canada ⇒ Canada

Portugal ⇒ Bortoghal

Italy  ⇒  Talyan

Belgium ⇒ Bljika

Germany ⇒ Lalman / Almania

Russia ⇒  Rousia

China ⇒ Chinoi

Japan ⇒  Japon

Algeria ⇒  Ljazayr / Dzayr

Tunisia ⇒  Touns

Libey ⇒   Libya

Mauritania ⇒  Moritania

Senegal ⇒ Senegal

Brazil  ⇒  Brazil

Mexico  ⇒  Mexic

Argentine  ⇒  Argentine

Nationalities in Moroccan Arabic

Moroccan  ( F ) ⇒  Maghribia   –   Moroccan ( M )  ⇒  Maghribi

American ( F )  ⇒ Merikania   – American ( M )  ⇒ Merikani  

Canadia ( F ) ⇒ Canadia  –  Canadi ( M ) ⇒ Canadi

French ( F ) ⇒ Faransia  –  French ( M ) ⇒ Faransi

Spanish ( F ) ⇒ Sbalyounia  –  Spanish ( M ) ⇒ Sbalyouni

Portugese ( F ) ⇒ Bortoghalia  –  Portuguese ( M )  ⇒  Bortoghali

Italian ( F ) ⇒ Talyania  –  Italian ( M ) ⇒  Talyani

Belgian ( F )  ⇒ Bljikia   –  Belgian ( M )  ⇒ Bljiki

German ( F ) ⇒ Almania  –    German ( M ) ⇒ Almani    

British ( F ) ⇒ Inglizia   –  British ( M ) ⇒ Inglizi   

Russian ( F ) ⇒  Rousia   –  Russian ( M ) ⇒  Rousi  

Chinese ( F )  ⇒ Chinouiya  –  Chinese ( M ) ⇒ Chinoui     (  ” OUI ” is pronounced like WE )

Japanese ( F )  ⇒  Japonia   –   Japanese ( M )  ⇒  Japoni

Algerian ( F )  ⇒  Jazairia / Dzairia   –  Algerian ( M )  ⇒  Jazairi / Dzairi

Tunisian ( F )  ⇒  Tounsia   –  Tunisian ( M )  ⇒  Tounsi

Libian ( F ) ⇒   Libia   –  Libian ( M ) ⇒   Libi

Mauritanian ( F ) ⇒  Moritania – Mauritanian ( M ) ⇒  Moritani

Senegalian ( F ) ⇒ Senegalia – Senegalian ( M ) ⇒ Senegali

Brazilian  ( F ) ⇒  Brazilia  –  Brazilian ( M )   ⇒  Brazili 

Mexican ( F ) ⇒  Mexikia   –  Mexican ( M ) ⇒  Mexiki

Argentinian ( F )  ⇒ Argentinia  –  Argentinian ( M )  ⇒ Argentini

Moroccan Cities in Darija

In the following video, you will learn how to pronounce some Moroccan cities listed below:

Marrakech ⇒ Mrrakch

Essaouira ⇒ Souira

Fez/Fes ⇒ Fes

Chefchaouen ⇒ Chefchaouen / Chaouen

Tangier ⇒ Tanja

Tetouan ⇒ Tetouan

Casablanca ⇒ Dar Lbayda

Rabat ⇒ Rbat

Agadir ⇒ Agadir

Taroudant  ⇒ Taroudant

Ouarzazate ⇒  Ouarzazat

Laayoune ⇒ La3youn

Dakhla ⇒ Dakhla

Meknes ⇒ Meknes

Sale ⇒ Sla

Kenitra ⇒ 9nitra/ Qnitra

Safi ⇒ Asfi

El Jadida ⇒ Jdida

Oujda  ⇒ Oujda

Berkane ⇒ Berkan

If you want to know the equivalent word in DARIJA of any country not mentioned above, write it in the comment section.

You can also check the lesson containing a list of Useful Vocabs and Phrases For Daily Conversations.


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