"Shadi is Tunisian."
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The length of the vowels in Arabic has nothing to do with how the names are spelled in English, since English does not have the same "system" of showing vowels that are held for a longer length of time versus a shorter length by writing the letters differently. The "name" in English is spelled "Shadi", it's the "transliteration" that is spelled "Shaadii" so that when we are first learning the Arabic letters we know that the "a" sound and the "i" sound in this word are held longer when we pronounce them. That's all.