Arabic for distance

bu3d
ﺑُﻌﺪ
distance – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for distance is pronounced bu3d and written ﺑُﻌﺪ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word distance consists of the three Arabic letters beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b, ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3 och dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in distance

ﺑُﻌﺪ
ﺑـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺪ
 
ﺑـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺪ
 
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺪ
 
beh
b
ayn
3
dal
d
 
 
The Arabic word for distance consists of: The letter beh that is written ﺏ ( here ﺑـ ) and pronounced b 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. The letter dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺑُﻌﺪ and pronounced bu3d.
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 distance

fu3l becomes bu3d

We have seen that the Arabic word for distance is written ﺑُﻌﺪ and pronounced bu3d. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3l and the root letters are b, 3 and d, the word becomes bu3d.
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

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