Arabic for department

qism
ﻗِﺴﻢ
department – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for department is pronounced qism and written ﻗِﺴﻢ.

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The Arabic word word for department can also be conjugated:

'aqsaam
ﺃَﻗﺴَﺎﻡ
department – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word department

Important letters:
The root of the word department consists of the three Arabic letters qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q, sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in department

ﻗِﺴﻢ
ﻗـ
ـﺴـ
ـﻢ
 
ﻗـ
ـﺴـ
ـﻢ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
qaf
q
sin
s
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for department consists of: The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) and pronounced q 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 sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺴـ ) and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻢ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻗِﺴﻢ and pronounced qism.
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 department

fi3l becomes qism

We have seen that the Arabic word for department is written ﻗِﺴﻢ and pronounced qism. 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 q, s and m, the word becomes qism.
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 department