Arabic for adolescent

muraahiq
ﻣُﺮَﺍﻫِﻖ
adolescent – masculine singular

The Arabic word for adolescent is pronounced muraahiq and written ﻣُﺮَﺍﻫِﻖ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: active participle

Using the word adolescent

Important letters:
The root of the word adolescent consists of three Arabic letters: ra that is written and pronounced r, ha that is written and pronounced h and qaf that is written and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in adolescent

ﻣُﺮَﺍﻫِﻖ
ﻣـ
ـﺮ
ﻫـ
ـﻖ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺮ
ﻫـ
ـﻖ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ـﺮ
ـﺎ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
mim
m
ra
r
alef
ha
h
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for adolescent 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 alef that is written ﺍ and pronounced . The letter ha that is written ﻩ ( here ﻫـ ) 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 qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻖ ) and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﺮَﺍﻫِﻖ and pronounced muraahiq.
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 adolescent

mufaa3il becomes muraahiq

We have seen that the Arabic word for adolescent is written ﻣُﺮَﺍﻫِﻖ and pronounced muraahiq. It follows the pattern active participle form 3. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mufaa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mufaa3il and the root letters are r, h and q, the word becomes muraahiq.
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