Above

Above, 1- (adv.), (in an earlier place in a text), l-fuq.

2- (noun), l-fuq.

3- (preposition), fuq.

4- (preposition), (higher, distance), ɛali ɛla (kac ḥaǧa).

4- (preposition), (higher, price), ɣali ɛla (kac ḥaǧa).

5-Above all, c-ci lli ihemm kamel (huwa).


Examples (adverb):

Due to the reason that I described above, I arrived at a different decision. - Ɛla ǧal s-sebba lli dkeṛt-ha l-fuq, wṣelt l-qarar mextalef.


Examples (noun):

All wisdom comes from above. - L-ḥikma gaɛ tǧi men l-fuq.


Examples (preposition):

My grades are above average. - N-neqṭat tawɛ-i ṛa-hum fuq l-muɛeddel.

The mountain is more than 3,000 meters above sea level. - Hadak l-ǧbel ɛali 3.000 n mitra fuq n-nivu taɛ l-bḥeṛ.

The owner lives above the store. - Mul c-ci yesken fuq l-ḥanut.

You must be above such mean conduct. - Lazem tḥeṭṭ ṛuḥ-k fuq had s-sulik ṭ-ṭayeḥ.


Examples (preposition, higher, distance):

How far above sea level are we? - Cḥal ṛa-na ɛaliyin ɛel n-nivu taɛ l-bḥeṛ?


Examples (preposition, price):

Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies. - Ckun yeqder yelqa mṛa ṣalḥa lli sumet-ha ɣalya ɛel l-yaqut?


Examples (above all):

Above all, watch your diet. - C-ci lli ihemm kamel huwa lazem tɛess r-rijim taɛ-k.


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