Arabic for sound

Sawt
ﺻَﻮﺕ
sound – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for sound is pronounced Sawt and written ﺻَﻮﺕ.

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The Arabic word word for sound can also be conjugated:

'aSwaat
ﺃَﺻﻮَﺍﺕ
sound – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word sound

Important letters:
The root of the word sound consists of the three Arabic letters Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S, waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w och ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Word related to sound

All letters in sound

ﺻَﻮﺕ
ﺻـ
ـﻮ
 
ﺻـ
ـﻮ
 
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ـﻮ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
 
Sad
S
waw
w
ta
t
 
 
The Arabic word for sound consists of: The letter Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ﺻـ ) 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 waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺻَﻮﺕ and pronounced Sawt.
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 sound

fa3l becomes Sawt

We have seen that the Arabic word for sound is written ﺻَﻮﺕ and pronounced Sawt. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are S, w and t, the word becomes Sawt.
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 sound