Arabic for be silent
be silent – past tense he
be silent – present tense he
The Arabic verb for be silent is written ﺳَﻜَﺖَ and pronunced sakata in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular).
In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﺴﻜُﺖُ and pronounced yaskutu.
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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb
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The root of the word be silent consists of three Arabic letters:
that is written ﺱ
and pronounced s
that is written ﻙ
and pronounced k
that is written ﺕ
and pronounced t
Words with the same root letters
are often related.
Words related to be silent
The word be silent letter by letter
The Arabic word for be silent consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s 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 kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ـﻜـ ) and pronounced k 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 that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺖ ) and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﻜَﺖَ and pronounced sakata.
The pattern for be silent
fa3ala becomes sakata
We have seen that the Arabic word for be silent is written ﺳَﻜَﺖَ and pronounced sakata. It follows the pattern verb form 1
. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3ala and the root letters are s, k and t, the word becomes sakata.
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
Words with the same pattern as be silent
Conjugations of be silent
he - past tense
he - present tense
she - past tense
she - present tense
I - past tense
I - present tense