Arabic for gentle

laTiif
ﻟَﻄِﻴﻒ
gentle – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for gentle is pronounced laTiif and written ﻟَﻄِﻴﻒ.

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The Arabic word word for gentle can also be conjugated:

laTiifa
ﻟَﻄِﻴﻔَﺔ
gentle – femininum singular
laTiifaat
ﻟَﻄِﻴﻔَﺎﺕ
gentle – femininum plural
luTafaa'
ﻟُﻄَﻔَﺎﺀ
gentle – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word gentle

Important letters:
The root of the word gentle consists of the three Arabic letters lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l, Ta that is written ﻁ and pronounced T 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 gentle

ﻟَﻄِﻴﻒ
ﻟـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻒ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻒ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
 
lam
l
Ta
T
ya
y
fa
f
 
 
The Arabic word for gentle consists of: The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ﻟـ ) and pronounced l 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 Ta that is written ﻁ ( here ـﻄـ ) and pronounced T 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 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 ﻟَﻄِﻴﻒ and pronounced laTiif.
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 gentle

fa3iil becomes laTiif

We have seen that the Arabic word for gentle is written ﻟَﻄِﻴﻒ and pronounced laTiif. 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 l, T and f, the word becomes laTiif.
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 gentle