Buy

Buy, (verb), 1- cra.

2- (drink, meal), xelleṣ l-(kac waḥed.)

3- (believe), amen.


Examples:

And now, I suppose you want me to buy you a new one. - U duṛk, cekkit ṛa-k ḥayeb-ni necri-lek waḥed jdid, yak?

Are you going to buy that dress you were looking at yesterday? - Ṛa-ki ṛayḥa tecri hadik l-ǧebba lli kunti tcufi fi-ha l-bareḥ?

Buy a book and read it. - Cri ktab u qra-h.

Buy six meters of that cloth. - Cri sett mitrat men had l-qmac.

Can Farid buy that for us? - Yeqder Farid yecri-lna hada?

Could you please buy that for Farid? - Maɛlic tecri-lu hada l-Farid?

Did you buy much? - Crit bezzaf?

"Did you buy the Audi?" "No, it was so expensive." - "Crit hadik l-Audi?" "Lala, kanet ɣalya bezzaf."

Did you buy it? - Crit-u?

Did you buy this for me? - Hada crit-u l-iyya?

Did you think that was what I wanted to buy? - Ɛembal-k hada lli kunt ḥayeb necri-h?

Don't buy that book. - Ma tecri-c hadak l-ktab.

Do you need me to buy you anything at the supermarket? - Ḥebbit necri-lek kac ḥaǧa men s-suq l-mumtaza?

Do you want that? If so, I'll buy it for you. - Ida ḥebbit hada, necri-hu-lek.

Farid advised Karima to buy a new computer. - Farid nṣeḥ Karima u qal-lha tecri ḥasub jdid.

Farid always checks to verify that no dyes are in any food he buys. - Farid daymen icuf ida makan-c mulewwinat f l-makla lli yecri-ha.

Farid and I couldn't agree on what to buy Karima for her birthday. - Ana u Farid ma tfahemna-c wac necru-lha l-Karima f ɛid l-milad taɛ-ha.

Farid and Karima aren't going to buy that car. - Farid u Karima ma ṛa-hum-c ṛayḥin yecru hadik ṭ-ṭunubil.

Farid and Karima didn't have any money, so they couldn't buy any food. - Farid u Karima ma kanu-c gaɛ ɛend-hum d-dṛahem, immal, ma kanu-c qadrin yecru l-makla.

Farid and Karima said they wouldn't buy any of Samir's paintings. - Farid u Karima qalu belli ma ṛa-hum-c ṛayḥin yecru ḥetta weḥda men l-luḥat taɛ Samir.

Farid and Karima should probably tell Samir what they need to buy. - Balak Farid u Karima lazem iqulu l-Samir wac ḥebbu yecru.

Farid and Karima still have a lot of things they need to buy. - Farid u Karima mazal yesḥeqqu yecru bezzaf umuṛ.

Farid and Karima wanted to buy motorcycles, but their parents wouldn't let them. - Farid u Karima kanu ḥabbin yecru muṭuwat, beṣṣeḥ ma xekkaw-hum-c waldi-hum.

Farid and Karima want to buy a car, but they can't afford to. - Farid u Karima ḥebbu yecru ṭunubil, beṣṣeḥ maci qadrin ɛel-iha.

Farid and Karima want to buy a few things. - Farid u Karima ḥebbi yecru ci ɛfayes.

Farid and Karima weren't able to buy what they needed. - Farid u Karima ma kanu-c qadrin yecriw wac sḥeqqu.

Farid asked Karima to buy a box of laundry detergent. - Farid qal l-Karima tecri bwaṭa taɛ ṣ-ṣabun taɛ l-ḥwayeǧ.

Farid buys only what'll be useful for him. - Farid yecri ɣir l-ḥaǧa lli tenfeɛ-u.

Farid can't afford to buy a new bicycle. - Farid ma ɛend-u-c bac yecri vilu jdid.

Farid didn't buy anything at that store because he thought the prices were too high. - Farid ma cra walu men hadak l-ḥanut xaṭer ixemmem belli d-deɛwa ɣalya l-temm.

Farid didn't buy me what I wanted. - Farid ma cra-li-c wac ḥebbit.

Farid didn't buy what he needed. - Farid ma cra-c wac yesḥeqq.

Farid didn't know he didn't have enough money to buy everything he wanted. - Farid ma kan-c ɛlabal-u belli ma ɛend-u-c d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-h bac yecri gaɛ wac ḥebb.

Farid didn't need to buy so much food. - Farid ma kan-c mḥettem yecri gaɛ had l-makla. ~

Farid doesn't know what he needs to buy. - Farid ma ɛlabal-u-c wac lazem yecri.

Farid doesn't want to buy a new car. - Farid ma ṛa-hu-c ḥayeb yecri ṭunubil jdida.

Farid finally persuaded Karima to buy it. - Mɛa l-exxer, Farid qenneɛ Karima bac tecri-h.

Farid had enough money to buy what he wanted. - Farid kanu ɛend-u d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-h bac yecri wac ḥebb.

Farid has already bought everything he needs to buy. - Farid dija cra gaɛ wac yesḥeqq.

Farid has enough money to buy the house he wants. - Farid ɛend-u d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-h bac yecri d-daṛ lli ḥebb-ha.

Farid has enough money to buy whatever he needs. - Farid ɛend-u d-dṛahem bac yecri gaɛ wac yesḥeqq.

Farid had enough money to buy what he had to buy. - Farid kanu ɛend-u d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-h bac yecri wac kan lazem yecri-h.

Farid is buying supplies. - Farid ṛa-hu yecri f l-matiryal.

Farid is going out to buy what we need. - Farid ṛa-hu xareǧ yecri-lna wac nesḥeqqu.

Farid is most likely going to buy the red car. - Farid ṛa-hu ṛayeḥ, bla cekk, yecri hadik ṭ-ṭunubil l-ḥemṛa.

Farid isn't buying this at all. - Farid ma ṛa-hu-c ṛayeḥ gaɛ yecri hada.

Farid isn't going to buy anything today. - Farid ma ṛa-hu ṛayeḥ yecri walu l-yum.

Farid isn't going to buy that car. - Farid ma ṛa-hu ṛayeḥ yecri hadik ṭ-ṭunubil.

Farid isn't likely to buy anything today. - Farid, makan-c cekk ma ṛa-hu-c ṛayeḥ yecri ḥetta ḥaǧa l-yum.

Farid is the one who helped me buy this car. - Farid huwa lli ɛawen-ni necri had ṭ-ṭunubil.

Farid made a list of things he needs to buy. - Farid dar lista taɛ l-umuṛ lli ḥebb yecri-hum.

Farid might not have enough money to buy what he needs. - Yeqder ikun Farid ma ɛend-u-c d-dṛahem bac yecri wac yesḥeqq.

Farid needs to buy another car. - Farid lazem yecri ṭunubil waḥed-uxra.

Farid needed to buy food. - Farid sḥeqq yecri cwiyya makla.

Farid needs money to buy some textbooks. - Farid yesḥeqq d-dṛahem bac yecri cwiyya ktabat taɛ l-qraya.

Farid plans to buy a new motorcycle. - Farid ṛa-hu nawi yecri muṭu jdid.

Farid realized he barely had enough money to buy everything he needed to buy. - Farid ɛṛef belli qrib ma kanu-c ɛend-u gaɛ d-dṛahem lli yesḥeqq-hum bac yecri gaɛ wac kan yesḥeqq.

Farid refuses to buy anything new. - Farid ma iḥebb yecri ḥetta ḥaǧa jdida.

Farid said he wanted to buy a horse. - Fariq qal belli kan ḥayeb yecri ɛud.

Farid said he wanted to buy a sleeping bag. - Qal Farid belli ḥebb yecri ckaṛa taɛ r-rqad.

Farid said he wanted to buy something to eat. - Farid qal belli kan ḥayeb yecri ḥaǧa yakul-ha.

Farid said he'd buy that for you. - Farid qal belli ṛa-hu ṛayeḥ yecri-lek hada.

Farid said that he didn't really plan to buy anything. - Farid qal belli ma kan nawi yecri ḥetta ḥaǧa.

Farid said he thought Karima needed at least $300 to buy everything she needed. - Farid qal belli, ɛla ḥsab-u, Karima tesḥeqq, ida makan-c, telt myat dulaṛ bac tecri gaɛ wac tesḥeqq.

Farid should tell Karima what he wants to buy. - Farid lazem iqul l-Karima wac ḥebb yecri.

Farid simply doesn't buy it. - Farid ma yecri-h.

Farid told Karima that he wouldn't be able to buy her any more jewelry. - Farid qal l-Karima belli ma yeqder-c izid yecri-lha ṣyaɣa.

Farid told me he needed to buy some new tools. - Farid qal-li belli sḥeqq yecri duzan jded.

Farid told me he wanted to buy a new battery for his car. - Qal-li Farid belli kan ḥayeb yecri batriya jdida l-ṭ-ṭunubil taɛ-u.

Farid told me he wouldn't be able to buy what he needed for $300. - Farid qal-li belli ma ṛa-hu-c qader yecri gaɛ wac yesḥeqq b-telt myat dulaṛ.

Farid told me which book I should buy. - Farid qal-li wac men ktab necri-h.

Farid wanted to buy a car, but he couldn't afford to. - Farid kan ḥayeb yecri ṭunubil, beṣṣeḥ ma kan-c qader.

Farid wanted to buy some flowers for Karima. - Farid kan ḥayeb yecri cwiyya newwaṛ l-Karima.

Farid wants to buy a leather belt. - Farid ḥebb yecri sebta taɛ l-ǧeld.

Farid wants to buy our old car. - Farid ḥebb yecri ṭ-ṭunubil taɛ-na l-qdima.

Farid wasn't able to buy everything we needed. - Farid ma qder-c yecri gaɛ wac sḥeqqina.

Farid was tricked into buying the land. - Farid ɛefsu-ha-lu u cra hadik l-erḍ.

Farid went to the drugstore to buy some cough syrup. - Farid ṛaḥ l-l-fermasyan bac yecri s-siru taɛ s-sɛal.

Farid wondered which one he should buy. - Farid ma kan-c ɛlabal-u ckun fi-hum yecri.

Have you told Farid what to buy? - Qult-lu l-Farid wac yecri?

He did not buy it after all. - Mɛa l-exxer, ma cra-h-c.

He can't buy a car. - Huwa ma yeqder-c yecri ṭunubil.

He's buying an old hat. - Ṛa-hu ṛayeḥ yecri capu qdim.

He wanted to buy the book. - Kan ḥayeb yecri hadak l-ktab.

How many hot dogs did you buy? - Cḥal men hutdug crit?

How many oranges did you buy? - Cḥal men ḥebba čina crit?

How many people did you buy Christmas presents for this year? - Cḥal men n-nas lli crit-lhum kaduwat taɛ Newwal had l-ɛam?

How much beer did you buy? - Cḥal crit l-birra?

How much beer should we buy? - Cḥal lazem necru l-birra?

How much milk did you buy? - Cḥal crit l-ḥlib?

How were Farid and Karima able to buy a car like that? - Kifac qedru Farid u Karima yecru ṭunubil kima hadik?

I'm almost certain that we have enough money to buy what we need. - Qrib ma ɛend-i-c cekk belli ɛend-i d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-ni bac necri wac sḥeqqit.

I'm buying myself a new pair of shoes. - Ṛa-ni ṛayeḥ necri sebbaṭ jdid.

I'm interested in buying one of those. - Ṛa-ni ḥayeb necri weḥda.

I'm not the only one interested in buying that house. - Maci ɣir ana lli ṛa-ni ḥayeb necri had d-daṛ.

I'm supposed to make sure Farid doesn't forget to buy the tickets. - Lazem netḥeqqeq belli Farid ma ṛa-hu-c ṛayeḥ yensa yecri t-tikiyat.

I'm too young to buy beer. - Ana mazal-ni ṣɣir bac necri l-birra.

I asked Farid to buy some rat poison. - Qult l-Farid yecri cwiyya semm taɛ l-firan.

I buy furniture from IKEA. - Ana necri l-qecc men ɛend IKEA.

I buy tapes. - Ana necri kasiṭat.

I can't afford to buy such an expensive car. - Ma neqder-c necri ṭunubil ɣalya kima hadi.

I can't buy the bicycle for you. - Ma neqder-c necri-lek had l-vilu.

I couldn't think of anything else I wanted to buy. - Ma kunt-c qader netfekkeṛ kac ḥaǧa waḥed-uxra necri-ha.

I didn't buy everything I needed. - Ma crit-c gaɛ wac sḥeqqit.

I didn't buy everything you asked me to buy. - Ma crit-c gaɛ wac qult-li necri-h.

I didn't buy that car. - Ma crit-c hadik ṭ-ṭunubil.

I didn't buy what you wanted. - Ma crit-c wac ḥebbit.

I didn't have enough money to buy everything I had to buy. - Ma kfaw-ni-c d-dṛahem bac necri gaɛ wac kan lazem necri-h.

I didn't have enough money to buy the car I wanted, so I bought a cheaper one. - Ma kfaw-ni-c d-dṛahem bac necri ṭ-ṭunubil lli kunt ḥabb-ha, immal crit ṭunubil rxisa ɛel-iha.

I don't have enough money to buy a car. - Ma yekfiw-ni-c d-dṛahem bac necri ṭunubil.

I don't need to buy anything right now. - Ma sḥeqqit necri walu duṛk.

I don't see anything here that I want to buy. - Ma ṛa-ni cayef l-temm ḥetta ḥaǧa lli ṛa-ni ḥayeb necri-ha.

I don't want to buy it. - Ma ṛa-ni-c ḥayeb necri-h.

I dreamed that I was buying this guitar. - Nemt belli kunt necri f had l-giṭara.

If I get rich, I will buy it. - Lukan nwelli mreffeh, necri-h.

I finally have enough money to buy Farid that camera he's wanted. - Duṛk ɛend-i d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-ni bac necri-lu l-Farid hadik l-kamiṛa lli ḥebb-ha.

If you agree to buy 3,000 of them, we'll give you a 3 percent discount. - Ida ḥebbit tecri telt alaf men hadu, nneqqsu-lek tlata f l-mya men s-suma.

If you do not have this book, you can buy it. - Ida ma kan-c ɛend-k had l-ktab, teqder tecri-h.

I had enough money to buy that dress. - Kanu ɛend-i d-dṛahem bac necri hadik l-ǧebba.

I've decided to buy that farm we were looking at last week. - Qerrert necri hadik l-firma lli kunna ncufu-ha s-smana lli fatet.

I have to buy flowers for my love. - Lazem necri n-newwaṛ l-ḥbibet-i.

I needed to buy food for the party. - Lazem necri l-makla l-hadik l-ḥefla.

I need to buy curtains. - Lazem necri riduwat.

I need to go buy the medication Farid needs. - Lazem nṛuḥ necri-lu l-Farid hadak d-dwa lli yesḥeqq-u.

I should've told you that you didn't need to buy any more sugar. - Kan lazem nqul-lek ma tzid-c tecri s-sukkeṛ.

I talked my boyfriend into buying me a ring. - Qenneɛt ṣaḥeb-i bac yecri-li xatem.

I think we should try to buy Farid's car. - Cekkit lazem nseyyu necriw ṭ-ṭunubil taɛ Farid.

I thought Farid had enough money to buy everything he needed. - Ɛembal-i Farid ɛend-u d-dṛahem lli yekfiw-h bac yecri gaɛ wac yesḥeqq.

"It's pool-season from this week, isn't it?" "Oh yes. I've gotta go and buy a swimming suit, then." - **Had s-smana lli tebda l-piṛyuda taɛ l-pisina, yak?" "Ya? Immal ana lazem nṛuḥ necri mayu taɛ l-ɛuman."

"It's that I want to buy a camera, but…." "If it's cameras you're talking about, I know a good place." - "Yeɛni ḥebbit necri kamiṛa, beṣṣeḥ…" "Ida ḥebbit tecri kamiṛa, neɛṛef meḍreb mliḥ win yetbaɛu."

I wanted to buy a notebook. - Kunt ḥayeb necri kayi.

I want to buy a cheap dictionary. - Ḥebbit necri qamus rxis.

I want to buy a new pair of shoes. - Ḥebbit necri sebbaṭ jdid.

I want to buy another one. - Ḥebbit necri waḥed-uxer.

I want to buy her a present. - Ḥebbit necri-lha kadu.

I want to buy her flowers or candy. - Ḥebbit necri-lha n-newwaṛ wella l-ḥelwa.

I want to buy my house back. - Ṛa-ni ḥayeb nɛawed necri daṛ-i.

I want to buy some new furniture. - Ḥebbit necri cwiyya qecc jdid.

I'll ask Farid to go to the supermarket and buy some eggs. - Ṛa-ni ṛayeḥ nqul l-Farid iṛuḥ l-s-suq l-mumtaza yecri cwiyya biḍ.

I'll buy a calendar. - Ṛa-ni ṛayeḥ necri yumiyya.

I will buy a new car next month. - Ṛa-ni ṛayeḥ necri ṭunubil jdida c-cheṛ l-ǧay.

I'll buy a pair of shoes. - Ṛa-ni ṛayeḥ necri sebbaṭ.

I'll buy this desk for Farid - Ṛa-ni ṛayeḥ necri had l-biru l-Farid.

I'll buy you another one if you need it. - Necri-lek waḥed-uxer ida ḥebbit.

I'll get Farid to buy us a cake. - Nqul l-Farid yecri-lna gaṭu.

I wonder what Farid will buy. - Yadṛa wac ṛa-hu ṛayeḥ yecri Farid.

I wonder who buys this stuff. - Yadṛa ckun yecri had l-ɛfayes.

I'd like to try out this new model before I buy it. - Ṛa-ni ḥayeb nseyyi had l-mudal j-jdid qbel ma necri-h.

Karima only buys sweatshop-free clothing. - Karima tecri ɣir l-ḥwayeǧ l-mexdumin bla ḥṛit.

Let Farid buy a new computer if he wants to. - Xelli Farid yecri ḥasub jdid ida ḥebb.

Let Farid buy anything he wants. - Xelli Farid yecri wac ḥebb.

Let them buy that for you. - Xelli-hum yecru-hu-lek.

Look, you can't buy this anywhere else. - Cuf, ma teqder tecri hada f ḥetta meḍreb waḥed-uxer.

May I buy that? - Neqder necri hada?

My neighbour is annoyed with me because he could not convince me to buy his old car from him. - Ǧaṛ-i ṛa-hu zeɛfan ɛel-iyya xaṭer ma qder-c ibelɛeṭ-ni bac necri ṭ-ṭunubil taɛ-u.

One does not buy happiness. - Ma yeqder-c l-waḥed yecri s-sɛada.

Remember to buy all of the medicine. - Ma tensa-c tecri gaɛ hadak d-dwa.

She's going to buy the red sweater. - Ṛa-hi ṛayḥa tecri hadak t-triku l-ḥmeṛ.

She wanted to buy the book. - Kanet ḥabba tecri hadak l-ktab.

That's not what I have to buy. - Maci had c-ci lli lazem necri-h.

That'll probably be too expensive for us to buy. - Had c-ci, makan-c cekk, ikun ɣali ɛel-ina bac necru-h.

There was no place to buy food. - Makan-c gaɛ meḍreb win yeqder l-waḥed yecri l-makla.

The store where we used to buy those started charging outrageous prices, so we had to find another store. - L-ḥanut lli kunna necru men-u haduk bda iɣelli bezzaf f s-suma, u ɛla ǧal had c-ci, ḥewwesna ɛla ḥanut waḥed-axer.

They were low enough in cost so many Americans could buy them. - Men ketṛet kanu rxas, ḥettan kanu bezzaf Marikaniyyin yeqqedru yecriw-hum.

This car is too expensive for me to buy. - Had ṭ-ṭunubil ɣalya ɛel-iyya bac necri-ha.

We're thinking of buying a new car. - Ṛa-na nxemmemu necru ṭunubil jdida.

We came here to buy a dress for our daughter. - Ǧina l-hna bac necriw ǧebba l-bent-na.

We can't afford to buy a new car. - Ma ɛend-na-c bac necru ṭunubil jdida.

We must buy a new carpet for this room. - Lazem necru zeṛbiyya jdida l-had l-bit.

We need to buy another bed. - Lazem necru frac jdid.

We should pool all our money and buy Farid a nice gift. - Lazem ndiru cerka u necru-lu kadu cbab l-Farid.

We want to buy a house in Blida. - Ḥebbina necru daṛ f Blida.

We'll have to measure the room before we buy the rug. - Lazem nqisu hadik l-bit qbel ma necriw z-zeṛbiyya.

What did Farid want you to buy for him? - Wac kan ḥabb-k Farid tecri-lu?

What did she buy at that store? - Wac crat men hadak l-ḥanut?

What did you expect Farid to buy? - Wac kunt testenna yecri Farid?

What exactly do you want to buy? - Wac ḥebbit tecri swaswa?

What should I buy? - Wac lazem necri?

Where can I buy a playbill? - Win neqder necri beṛnameǧ taɛ l-mesṛeḥ?

Where can I buy books? - Win neqder necri ktabat?

Where did you buy that hat? - Mnin crit hada?

Where did you buy the shoes? - Mnin crit hadak s-sebbaṭ?

Where do you usually buy your shoes? - Mnin mwalef tecri s-sbabeṭ?

Why didn't you buy a Japanese car? - Ɛlac ma crit-c ṭunubil japuniyya?

Why didn't you buy one of those? - Ɛlac ma crit-c waḥed kima hada?

Who did you buy those flowers for? - L-men crit had n-newwaṛ?

Why did you buy such an expensive dictionary? - Ɛlac crit qamus ɣali kima hada?

Why did you buy that expensive dictionary? - Ɛlac crit hadak l-qamus l-ɣali?

Why don't you let me buy that for you? - Ɛlac ma txelli-ni-c necri-hu-lek?

Would you please go to the supermarket and buy some bread? - Maɛlic tṛuḥ l-s-suq l-mumtaza tecri cwiyya xubz?

You cannot buy friends, you can only make friends. - Ma teqder-c tecri ṣḥab. Teqder beṛk tdir ṣḥab.

You can't buy intelligence. - Ma teqder-c tecri l-fhama.

You can't buy these in Blida. - Ma teqder-c tecri hadu f Blida.

You can save a lot of money if you buy in bulk. - Teqder tneqqes bezzaf d-dṛahem lukan tecri b-l-vṛak.

Your father will not buy it. - Baba-k ma ṛa-hu-c ṛayeḥ yecri-h.

You should really buy one of these. - Ṣeḥḥ lazem tecri waḥed kima hada.

Yuck! Who'd buy this? - Ɛeq! Ckun yecri hada?


Examples (believe):

The jury didn't buy Farid's story. - J-jiri ma amen-c ḥkayet Farid.


Examples (drink, meal):

I bought her some drinks. - Xelleṣt-lha ḥwayeǧ.

I'd like to buy everyone a round. - Ḥebbit nxelleṣ turna l-kul waḥed. ~

On my birthday, everyone in the bar was buying me drinks. - F ɛid l-milad taɛ-i, gaɛ lli kanu f l-baṛ kanu ixellṣu-li ḥwayeǧ

Well, Farid, would you like to buy me a drink? - Kifac ya Farid? Kac ma txelleṣ-li ḥaǧa necṛeb-ha?


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