Arabic for eagle, vulture

nasr
ﻧَﺴﺮ
eagle, vulture – masculine singular

The Arabic word for eagle, vulture is pronounced nasr and written ﻧَﺴﺮ.

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The Arabic word word for eagle, vulture can also be conjugated:

nusuur
ﻧُﺴُﻮﺭ
eagle, vulture – masculine plural
Category: animals
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word eagle, vulture consists of three Arabic letters: nun that is written and pronounced n, sin that is written and pronounced s and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in eagle, vulture

ﻧَﺴﺮ
ﻧـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ـﺮ
 
nun
n
sin
s
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for eagle, vulture consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n 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 sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺴـ ) and pronounced s 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 ﻧَﺴﺮ and pronounced nasr.
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 eagle, vulture

fa3l becomes nasr

We have seen that the Arabic word for eagle, vulture is written ﻧَﺴﺮ and pronounced nasr. 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 n, s and r, the word becomes nasr.
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 eagle, vulture