Arabic for blue

'azraq
ﺃَﺯﺭَﻕ
blue – masculine singular

The Arabic word for blue is pronounced 'azraq and written ﺃَﺯﺭَﻕ.

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The Arabic word word for blue can also be conjugated:

zarqaa'
ﺯَﺭﻗَﺎﺀ
blue – feminine singular
zarqaawaat
ﺯَﺭﻗَﺎﻭَﺍﺕ
blue – feminine plural
zurq
ﺯُﺭﻕ
blue – masculine plural
Category: colours
Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: colour

Using the word blue

Important letters:
The root of the word blue consists of three Arabic letters: zayn that is written and pronounced z, ra that is written and pronounced r and qaf that is written and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to blue

All letters in blue

ﺃَﺯﺭَﻕ
 
 
ـﺄ
ـﺰ
ـﺮ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
alif hamza
'
zayn
z
ra
r
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for blue consists of: The letter alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced '. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter zayn that is written ﺯ and pronounced z and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r 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 and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺃَﺯﺭَﻕ and pronounced 'azraq.
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 blue

'af3al becomes 'azraq

We have seen that the Arabic word for blue is written ﺃَﺯﺭَﻕ and pronounced 'azraq. It follows the pattern colour. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure 'af3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is 'af3al and the root letters are z, r and q, the word becomes 'azraq.
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 blue