Arabic for ponder

ta'ammala
ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞَ
ponder – past tense he
yata'ammalu
ﻳَﺘَﺄَﻣَّﻞُ
ponder – present tense he

The Arabic verb for ponder is written ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞَ and pronunced ta'ammala in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﺘَﺄَﻣَّﻞُ och and pronounced yata'ammalu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word ponder

Important letters:
The root of the word ponder consists of the three Arabic letters alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced ', mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to ponder

All letters in ponder

ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞَ
ﺗـ
ـﺄ
ﻣـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺗـ
ـﺄ
ﻣـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ـﺄ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
ta
t
alif hamza
'
mim
m
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for ponder consists of: The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ﺗـ ) and pronounced t. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter alif hamza that is written ﺃ ( here ـﺄ ) and pronounced ' 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 mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l 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 ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞَ and pronounced ta'ammala.
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The pattern for ponder

tafa33ala becomes ta'ammala

We have seen that the Arabic word for ponder is written ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞَ and pronounced ta'ammala. It follows the pattern verb form 5. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure tafa33ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is tafa33ala and the root letters are ', m and l, the word becomes ta'ammala.
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 ponder

Conjugations of ponder

past tense
present tense
he
ta'ammala
ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞَ
he - past tense
yata'ammalu
ﻳَﺘَﺄَﻣَّﻞُ
he - present tense
she
ta'ammalat
ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻠَﺖ
she - past tense
tata'ammalu
ﺗَﺘَﺄَﻣَّﻞُ
she - present tense
I
ta'ammaltu
ﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻠﺖُ
I - past tense
'ata'ammalu
ﺃَﺗَﺄَﻣَّﻞُ
I - present tense