Arabic for dough

3ajiin
ﻋَﺠِﻴﻦ
dough – masculine singular

ﻋَﺠِﻴﻦ is an Arabic word. The meaning is dough. You pronounce it 3ajiin.

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The Arabic word word for dough can also be conjugated:

3ujun
ﻋُﺠُﻦ
dough – masculine plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word dough

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Important letters:
The root of the word dough consists of three Arabic letters: ayn that is written and pronounced 3, jim that is written and pronounced j and nun that is written and pronounced n. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in dough

ﻋَﺠِﻴﻦ
ﻋـ
ـﺠـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻦ
 
ﻋـ
ـﺠـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻦ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
 
ayn
3
jim
j
ya
y
nun
n
 
 
The Arabic word for dough consists of: The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ﻋـ ) and pronounced 3 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 jim that is written ﺝ ( here ـﺠـ ) and pronounced j 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 nun that is written ﻥ ( here ـﻦ ) and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻋَﺠِﻴﻦ and pronounced 3ajiin.
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 dough

fa3iil becomes 3ajiin

We have seen that the Arabic word for dough is written ﻋَﺠِﻴﻦ and pronounced 3ajiin. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iil where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iil and the root letters are 3, j and n, the word becomes 3ajiin.
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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