8 Times When People Got Arabic Miserably Wrong

Even though the vast majority of Muslims in America speak English, they nonetheless use a few Arabic words and phrases are so widely used that non Muslim friends recognize them at least by sound. That makes for some hillarious mispronunciations:

Like this girl, who I think is trying to say “astaghfirullah.”

Or this girl:


Salamu Alaykum


Jazakallah khayr

This interviewer definitely knows nothing about Arabic:

Neither does Lindsay Lohan: