Arabic for draw, paint

rasama
ﺭَﺳَﻢَ
draw, paint – past tense he
yarsumu
ﻳَﺮﺳُﻢُ
draw, paint – present tense he

The Arabic verb for draw, paint is written ﺭَﺳَﻢَ and pronunced rasama in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﺮﺳُﻢُ and pronounced yarsumu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb
Important letters:
The root of the word draw, paint consists of three Arabic letters: ra that is written and pronounced r, sin that is written and pronounced s and mim that is written and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to draw, paint

All letters in draw, paint

ﺭَﺳَﻢَ
ﺳـ
ـﻢ
 
ﺳـ
ـﻢ
 
ـﺮ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
ra
r
sin
s
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for draw, paint consists of: The letter ra that is written ﺭ 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 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 mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻢ ) and pronounced m 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 ﺭَﺳَﻢَ and pronounced rasama.
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 draw, paint

fa3ala becomes rasama

We have seen that the Arabic word for draw, paint is written ﺭَﺳَﻢَ and pronounced rasama. 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 r, s and m, the word becomes rasama.
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 draw, paint

Conjugations of draw, paint

past tense
present tense
he
rasama
ﺭَﺳَﻢَ
he - past tense
yarsumu
ﻳَﺮﺳُﻢُ
he - present tense
she
rasamat
ﺭَﺳَﻤَﺖ
she - past tense
tarsumu
ﺗَﺮﺳُﻢُ
she - present tense
I
rasamtu
ﺭَﺳَﻤﺖُ
I - past tense
'arsumu
ﺃَﺭﺳُﻢُ
I - present tense