"باكو"

Translation:Baku

June 26, 2019

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/13bimic

Is this also the name of the city of Baku in arabic?

June 26, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/momobrika

Yes.

June 27, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/CorinaBotelho

Why is Baakuu not accepted when an alif is transliterated as aa everywhere else in Duolingo Arabic?

July 1, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/kaet

I'm guessing because this is a proper noun with a standardised spelling in English, not a nonsense word just for us to practise reading.

July 7, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/KevinMerck1

Yes

June 30, 2019
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