Arabic for competitor

mutasaabiq
ﻣُﺘَﺴَﺎﺑِﻖ
competitor – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for competitor is pronounced mutasaabiq and written ﻣُﺘَﺴَﺎﺑِﻖ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: active participle
Important letters:
The root of the word competitor consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b och qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to competitor

All letters in competitor

ﻣُﺘَﺴَﺎﺑِﻖ
ﻣـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﻖ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﻖ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
mim
m
ta
t
sin
s
alef
beh
b
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for competitor consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺴـ ) 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . 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 i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻖ ) and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﺘَﺴَﺎﺑِﻖ and pronounced mutasaabiq.
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 competitor

mutafaa3il becomes mutasaabiq

We have seen that the Arabic word for competitor is written ﻣُﺘَﺴَﺎﺑِﻖ and pronounced mutasaabiq. It follows the pattern active participle form 6. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mutafaa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mutafaa3il and the root letters are s, b and q, the word becomes mutasaabiq.
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