Arabic for egyptian

miSriyy
ﻣِﺼﺮِﻱّ
egyptian – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for egyptian is pronounced miSriyy and written ﻣِﺼﺮِﻱّ.

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Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word egyptian consists of the three Arabic letters mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m, Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in egyptian

ﻣِﺼﺮِﻱّ
ﻣـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ـﺮ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
 
mim
m
Sad
S
ra
r
ya
y
 
 
The Arabic word for egyptian consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m 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 Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ـﺼـ ) and pronounced S and is a part of the root of the word. 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 i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ and pronounced y. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣِﺼﺮِﻱّ and pronounced miSriyy.
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 egyptian

fi3l becomes miSriyy

We have seen that the Arabic word for egyptian is written ﻣِﺼﺮِﻱّ and pronounced miSriyy. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fi3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fi3l and the root letters are m, S and r, the word becomes miSriyy.
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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