Continents and oceans in arabic

Continents and oceans names in Arabic

Learn continents and oceans names in Arabic. Today you are going to learn how to say ocean and continent in Arabic and you will get to know the names of 7 continents and 5 oceans in Arabic.

Luckily, the vocabulary is easy to remember because it resembles the English words.

Our vocabulary lists include pronunciation of each Arabic word. At the end of the lesson there is a quiz which will help you to remember the new Arabic vocabulary.

Useful Vocabulary

The word continent in Arabic is قَارَّة [qaarra], plural of qaarra is قَارَّات [qaarraat].

In Arabic the word ocean is مُحِيط [muHiiT] and plural for ocean is مُحيطات [muHiiTaat].

If you don’t know the Arabic alphabet yet check our post Arabic alphabet – All you need to know to write in Arabic

Continents in arabic

See also: Learn how to say South, East, West, North in Arabic with our post Directions in Arabic and English. To learn how to say lake, sea, river and other nature Arabic vocabulary check Places in Arabic. If you want to know the names of the four seasons in Arabic check Seasons in Arabic. Each lesson includes Arabic Vocabulary Quiz.

Continents in Arabic

Learn how to say the names of 7 continents in Arabic:

North Americaأمريكا الشماليةAmriikaa ash-shamaliyya
South Americaأمريكا الجنوبيةAmriikka al-januubiyya
Antarcticaأنتاركتيكا Antaarktiikaa
Australiaأستراليا Ustraalyaa

Oceans in Arabic

Learn how to say the names of the oceans in Arabic:

Atlantic Oceanالمحيط الأطلسيal-muHiiT al-aTlasiy
Arctic Oceanالمحيط المتجمد الشماليal-muHiiT al-mutajammid ash-shamaaliy
Pacific Oceanالمحيط الهاديal-muHiiT al-haadiy
Indian Oceanالمحيط الهنديal-muHiiT al-hindiy
Southern Oceanالمحيط الجنوبيal-muHiiT al-januubiy

How to say Asian/ European/ African in Arabic?

***To learn countries and nationalities visit our post Country names in Arabic and Nationalities in Arabic.

Asian – آسِيَوِيّ [Aasiyawiy]

European -أوروبّيّ [Uruubbaiy]

African – أَفْرِيقِيّ [Afriiqiyy]


Quizzes are a great tool to practice your vocabulary. All the Arabic vocabulary lists on our website contain quizzes at the end of each lesson, to help you remember newly learned words. To check more Arabic Quizzes go to -> Selfarabic – Arabic Vocabulary Quizzes

Continents and Oceans in Arabic

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