I smell your rains, before they wet me

The Arabic phrase I smell your rains, before they wet me is pronounced 'ashummu raa'iHata 'amTaariki. qabl 'an tuballilanii and written ﺃَﺷُﻢُّ ﺭَﺍﺋِﺤَﺔَ ﺃَﻣﻄَﺎﺭِﻙِ. ﻗَﺒﻞ ﺃَﻥ ﺗُﺒَﻠِّﻠَﻨِﻲ

The Arabic words in I smell your rains, before they wet me

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase I smell your rains, before they wet me. 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 smell

ﺃَﺷُﻢُّ
Pronounciation: 'ashummu
English translation (of the word in its basic form): to smell
Part of speech: verb
person: I
tense: present tense

The base form of the word to smell

ﺷَﻢَّ
shamma
(past tense he)

smell

ﺭَﺍﺋِﺤَﺔَ
Pronounciation: raa'iHata
English translation: smell
Part of speech: noun
case: accusative
definiteness: definite form (beginning of an idafa contruction)
gender: feminine
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.

rain

ﺃَﻣﻄَﺎﺭِﻙِ
Pronounciation: 'amTaariki
English translation (of the word in its basic form): rain
Part of speech: noun
case: genetive
definiteness: definite form (beginning of an idafa contruction)
gender: masculine
broken plural
The word has genitive case since it is the owner of an an idafa contruction)

The base form of the word rain

ﻣَﻄَﺮ
maTar
(singular, indefinite, no case)
Suffix
ْﻚِ
ki
your (f)
The suffix forms an idafa construction with the word.

before

ﻗَﺒﻞ
Pronounciation: qabl
English translation: before
Part of speech: adverb

that

ﺃَﻥ
Pronounciation: 'an
English translation: that
Part of speech: other

to wet

ﺗُﺒَﻠِّﻠَﻨِﻲ
Pronounciation: tuballilanii
English translation (of the word in its basic form): to wet
Part of speech: verb
person: she
tense: subjunctive

The base form of the word to wet

ﺑَﻠَّﻞَ
ballala
(past tense he)
Suffix
ِْﻲ
ii
me
Suffix after verbs indicates the object of the action.

Type of phrase: Sentences

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