Arabic for friday

jum3a
ﺟُﻤﻌَﺔ
friday – femininum plural

The Arabic word for friday is pronounced jum3a and written ﺟُﻤﻌَﺔ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word friday

Important letters:
The root of the word friday consists of the three Arabic letters jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j, mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Word related to friday

All letters in friday

ﺟُﻤﻌَﺔ
ﺟـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺟـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺔ
 
jim
j
mim
m
ayn
3
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for friday consists of: The letter jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) and pronounced j and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻤـ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﺟُﻤﻌَﺔ and pronounced jum3a.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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The pattern for friday

fu3la becomes jum3a

We have seen that the Arabic word for friday is written ﺟُﻤﻌَﺔ and pronounced jum3a. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3la and the root letters are j, m and 3, the word becomes jum3a.
All Arabic words with the same pattern follow the same structure. If you know the pattern and root of a word, you can often guess its meaning. Learn more about Arabic word patterns