Arabic for competition

musaabaqa
ﻣُﺴَﺎﺑَﻘَﺔ
competition – feminine singular

The Arabic word for competition is pronounced musaabaqa and written ﻣُﺴَﺎﺑَﻘَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for competition can also be conjugated:

musaabaqaat
ﻣُﺴَﺎﺑَﻘَﺎﺕ
competition – feminine plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

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Important letters:
The root of the word competition consists of three Arabic letters: sin that is written and pronounced s, beh that is written and pronounced b and qaf that is written and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in competition

ﻣُﺴَﺎﺑَﻘَﺔ
ﻣـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺔ
 
mim
m
sin
s
alef
beh
b
qaf
q
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for competition 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 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 a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q 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 ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﺴَﺎﺑَﻘَﺔ and pronounced musaabaqa.
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 competition

mufaa3ala becomes musaabaqa

We have seen that the Arabic word for competition is written ﻣُﺴَﺎﺑَﻘَﺔ and pronounced musaabaqa. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 3. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mufaa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mufaa3ala and the root letters are s, b and q, the word becomes musaabaqa.
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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