Arabic for position

manSab
ﻣَﻨﺼَﺐ
position – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for position is pronounced manSab and written ﻣَﻨﺼَﺐ.

The Arabic word word for position can also be conjugated:

manaaSib
ﻣَﻨَﺎﺻِﺐ
position – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: time and place noun

Using the word position

Important letters:
The root of the word position consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S och beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to position

All letters in position

ﻣَﻨﺼَﺐ
ﻣـ
ـﻨـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺐ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻨـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺐ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
 
mim
m
nun
n
Sad
S
beh
b
 
 
The Arabic word for position consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ـﻨـ ) and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. The letter Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ـﺼـ ) 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 beh that is written ﺏ ( here ـﺐ ) and pronounced b and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣَﻨﺼَﺐ and pronounced manSab.
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 position

maf3al becomes manSab

We have seen that the Arabic word for position is written ﻣَﻨﺼَﺐ and pronounced manSab. It follows the pattern time and place noun. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure maf3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is maf3al and the root letters are n, S and b, the word becomes manSab.
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 position