He was a player.

The Arabic phrase He was a player. is pronounced kaana laa3iban and written ﻛَﺎﻥَ ﻟَﺎﻋِﺒﺎً

The Arabic words in He was a player.

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase He was a player.. You can see the English translation of the word, how the word is spelled and pronounced and how the word has been conjugated in the phrase. There is also a link to get even more information about the word.

to be

ﻛَﺎﻥَ
Pronounciation: kaana
English translation: to be
Part of speech: verb
person: he
tense: past tense

player

ﻟَﺎﻋِﺒﺎً
Pronounciation: laa3iban
English translation (of the word in its basic form): player
Part of speech: noun
case: accusative
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine
Accusative case has many usages. For example it is used for the object in a verbal sentence. It is also used for predicative to incomplete verbs like kaana.

The base form of the word player

ﻟَﺎﻋِﺐ
laa3ib
(singular, indefinite, no case)

Type of phrase: Sentences

A complete sentence. The sentence has a verb. But in Arabic, there are also complete sentences without verbs.

Category: football