Countries, Nationalities and Moroccan Cities in DARIJA

In this article, we will see how to pronounce several countries and Moroccan cities in Moroccan Arabic. Knowing this, is important especially when you are introducing yourself and it is better that you pronounce your country in Moroccan Arabic.

How to Pronounce Countries in Moroccan Arabic ?

Morocco  ⇒  Maghrib

USA ⇒ Merikan

Canada ⇒ Canada

France ⇒ Fransa

Spain ⇒ Spanya

Portugal ⇒ Bortoghal

Italy  ⇒  Talyan

Belgium ⇒ Bljika

Germany ⇒ Lalman / Almania

England ⇒ Ingliz / Britania

Russia ⇒  Rousia

China ⇒ Chinoi

Japan ⇒  Japon

Algeria ⇒  Jazayr / 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

Casablanca ⇒ Dar Lbayda

Marrakech ⇒ Mrrakch

Essaouira ⇒ Souira

Fez ⇒ Fez

Meknes ⇒ Meknes

Chefchaouen ⇒ Chefchaouen / Chaouen

Tetouan ⇒ Tetouan

Tangier ⇒ Tanja

Ouarzazate ⇒  Ouarzazat

Rabat ⇒ Rbat

Sale ⇒ Sla

Kenitra ⇒ 9nitra/ Qnitra

Agadir ⇒ Agadir

Safi ⇒ Asfi

El jadida ⇒ Jdida

Laayoune ⇒ La3youn

Dakhla ⇒ Dakhla

Oujda  ⇒ Oujda

Berkane ⇒ Berkan

NB : You can Check the article about How to introduce yourself in Moroccan Arabic ? ( Name, Age, Nationality,…etc).

If you want to know the equivalent of any counrty not mentionned above, write it in comment section bellow.

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