chapter  13
min zamáan A long time ago
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Arabic only uses the word for ‘who/which’ (ílli) when it refers to a definite noun (i.e. ‘the …’):

ána shuft il-bint ílli káanit I saw the girl who was rákba HuSáan. riding a horse.

ána shuft bint káanit I saw a girl [who] was rákba HuSáan. riding a horse.