Arabic for steal

saraqa
ﺳَﺮَﻕَ
steal – past tense he
yasriqu
ﻳَﺴﺮِﻕُ
steal – present tense he

The Arabic verb for steal is written ﺳَﺮَﻕَ and pronunced saraqa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﺴﺮِﻕُ och and pronounced yasriqu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word steal

Important letters:
The root of the word steal consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Word related to steal

All letters in steal

ﺳَﺮَﻕَ
ﺳـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ـﺮ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
sin
s
ra
r
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for steal consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) 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 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 qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﺮَﻕَ and pronounced saraqa.
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 steal

fa3ala becomes saraqa

We have seen that the Arabic word for steal is written ﺳَﺮَﻕَ and pronounced saraqa. It follows the pattern verb form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3ala and the root letters are s, r and q, the word becomes saraqa.
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 steal

Conjugations of steal

past tense
present tense
he
saraqa
ﺳَﺮَﻕَ
he - past tense
yasriqu
ﻳَﺴﺮِﻕُ
he - present tense
she
saraqat
ﺳَﺮَﻗَﺖ
she - past tense
tasriqu
ﺗَﺴﺮِﻕُ
she - present tense
I
saraqtu
ﺳَﺮَﻗﺖُ
I - past tense
'asriqu
ﺃَﺳﺮِﻕُ
I - present tense