Arabic for falcon

Saqr
ﺻَﻘﺮ
falcon – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for falcon is pronounced Saqr and written ﺻَﻘﺮ.

Category: animals
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word falcon consists of the three Arabic letters Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S, qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in falcon

ﺻَﻘﺮ
ﺻـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺻـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺮ
 
Sad
S
qaf
q
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for falcon 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 qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺻَﻘﺮ and pronounced Saqr.
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 falcon

fa3l becomes Saqr

We have seen that the Arabic word for falcon is written ﺻَﻘﺮ and pronounced Saqr. 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, q and r, the word becomes Saqr.
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 falcon