Arabic for helper

mu3aawin
ﻣُﻌَﺎﻭِﻥ
helper – masculine singular

The Arabic word for helper is pronounced mu3aawin and written ﻣُﻌَﺎﻭِﻥ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: active participle
Important letters:
The root of the word helper consists of three Arabic letters: ayn that is written and pronounced 3, waw that is written and pronounced w and nun that is written and pronounced n. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to helper

All letters in helper

ﻣُﻌَﺎﻭِﻥ
ﻣـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺎ
ـﻮ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
 
mim
m
ayn
3
alef
waw
w
nun
n
 
 
The Arabic word for helper 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 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 waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w 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 nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻌَﺎﻭِﻥ and pronounced mu3aawin.
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 helper

mufaa3il becomes mu3aawin

We have seen that the Arabic word for helper is written ﻣُﻌَﺎﻭِﻥ and pronounced mu3aawin. It follows the pattern active participle form 3. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mufaa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mufaa3il and the root letters are 3, w and n, the word becomes mu3aawin.
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