Masr and Misr


Hello, Perhaps I missed the lesson on gender, but my question is this. Is the pronounciation of Eqypt in Arabic gender based? I noticed the male pronounces it Masr and the female pronounces it Misr.


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Ah, I think I have found it. The difference is not gender-based, but between Classical and Egyptian Arabic?


maSr = egyp arab
miSr = classic

maSry =  masculin
maSriya = femin
for egyptian person

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