Arabic for hole

Hufra
ﺣُﻔﺮَﺓ
hole – feminine singular

The Arabic word for hole is pronounced Hufra and written ﺣُﻔﺮَﺓ.

The Arabic word word for hole can also be conjugated:

Hufar
ﺣُﻔَﺮ
hole – feminine plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word hole consists of three Arabic letters: Ha that is written and pronounced H, fa that is written and pronounced f and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to hole

All letters in hole

ﺣُﻔﺮَﺓ
ﺣـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺣـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ـﺮ
ـﺔ
 
Ha
H
fa
f
ra
r
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for hole consists of: The letter Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ﺣـ ) and pronounced H 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 fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻔـ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﺣُﻔﺮَﺓ and pronounced Hufra.
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 hole

fu3la becomes Hufra

We have seen that the Arabic word for hole is written ﺣُﻔﺮَﺓ and pronounced Hufra. 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 H, f and r, the word becomes Hufra.
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