Arabic for museum

mutHaf
ﻣُﺘﺤَﻒ
museum – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for museum is pronounced mutHaf and written ﻣُﺘﺤَﻒ.

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The Arabic word word for museum can also be conjugated:

mataaHif
ﻣَﺘَﺎﺣِﻒ
museum – maskulinum plural
Category: culture
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: passive participle

Using the word museum

Important letters:
The root of the word museum consists of the three Arabic letters ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t, 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.

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All letters in museum

ﻣُﺘﺤَﻒ
ﻣـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻒ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻒ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
 
mim
m
ta
t
Ha
H
fa
f
 
 
The Arabic word for museum 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 ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. 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 a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻒ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﺘﺤَﻒ and pronounced mutHaf.
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 museum

muf3al becomes mutHaf

We have seen that the Arabic word for museum is written ﻣُﺘﺤَﻒ and pronounced mutHaf. It follows the pattern passive participle form 4. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure muf3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is muf3al and the root letters are t, H and f, the word becomes mutHaf.
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

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