Arabic for newspaper

SaHiifa
ﺻَﺤِﻴﻔَﺔ
newspaper – femininum singular

The Arabic word for newspaper is pronounced SaHiifa and written ﺻَﺤِﻴﻔَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for newspaper can also be conjugated:

SuHuf
ﺻُﺤُﻒ
newspaper – femininum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word newspaper

Important letters:
The root of the word newspaper consists of the three Arabic letters Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S, Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H och fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to newspaper

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ﺻَﺤِﻴﻔَﺔ
ﺻـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺻـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ـﺔ
 
Sad
S
Ha
H
ya
y
fa
f
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for newspaper 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 Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ـﺤـ ) and pronounced H 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 ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻔـ ) and pronounced f 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﺻَﺤِﻴﻔَﺔ and pronounced SaHiifa.
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 newspaper

fa3iila becomes SaHiifa

We have seen that the Arabic word for newspaper is written ﺻَﺤِﻴﻔَﺔ and pronounced SaHiifa. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iila where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iila and the root letters are S, H and f, the word becomes SaHiifa.
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