The policeman caught the thief.

The Arabic phrase The policeman caught the thief. is pronounced qabaDa ashshurTiyyu 3alaa alliSSi and written ﻗَﺒَﺾَ ﺍَﻟﺸُّﺮﻃِﻲُّ ﻋَﻠَﻰ ﺍَﻟﻠِﺺِّ

The Arabic words in The policeman caught the thief.

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase The policeman caught the thief.. 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 seize

ﻗَﺒَﺾَ
Pronounciation: qabaDa
English translation: to seize
Part of speech: verb
person: he
tense: past tense

policeman

ﺍَﻟﺸُّﺮﻃِﻲُّ
Pronounciation: ashshurTiyyu
English translation: policeman
Part of speech: noun
case: nominative
definiteness: definite form
gender: masculine
Nominative case is used for example to show the subject in a verbal sentence.

on

ﻋَﻠَﻰ
Pronounciation: 3alaa
English translation: on
Part of speech: preposition
Words that come after prepositions have genitive case

robber

ﺍَﻟﻠِﺺِّ
Pronounciation: alliSSi
English translation (of the word in its basic form): robber
Part of speech: noun
case: genetive
definiteness: definite form
gender: masculine
The word has genitive case since it follows a preposition.

The base form of the word robber

ﻟِﺺّ
liSS
(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.