Learn Arabic for healthcare guidance

Words and translation by Ali Al Badi

If you’re a foreign national in Oman, and are in need of healthcare during a time such as this, Omanis are known to be super friendly, and are sure to help you, and these common, basic Arabic phrases should help get your message across quicker.

Can you please direct me to the nearest hospital?

أين يمكن أن أجد أقرب مستشفى في هذه المنطقة؟

Ayna yumkin an ajeda aqrap mustashfa fi hadhehe al mintaqah?

Where is the nearest pharmacy?

هل يمكن أن تدلني على صيدلية لأشتري بعض المستلزمات الطبية ؟

Hal yumkin an tadulani ala saydalyah le ashtari badh al mustalzemat al tebiyah

Can you please call me an ambulance?

كيف يمكن أن أجد سيارة اسعاف ؟

Kaifa yumken an ajeda siyarat esa’af?

Do you know where I can buy some medicine?

 أين يمكنني أن أجد هذه الأدوية ؟

Ayna yumkinani an ajeda hadhehi al adwiyah?

I need to see a doctor, please

أود أن أقابل طبيبا” لأشرح له مشكلة” مرضية ؟

Awad an uqabel tabiban le ashrah lahu mushkilatan maradhiyah