Arabic for sex

jins
ﺟِﻨﺲ
sex – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for sex is pronounced jins and written ﺟِﻨﺲ.

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The Arabic word word for sex can also be conjugated:

'ajnaas
ﺃَﺟﻨَﺎﺱ
sex – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word sex

You are lazy in bed according to your second wife.5
Important letters:
The root of the word sex consists of the three Arabic letters jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j, nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n och sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in sex

ﺟِﻨﺲ
ﺟـ
ـﻨـ
ـﺲ
 
ﺟـ
ـﻨـ
ـﺲ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
 
jim
j
nun
n
sin
s
 
 
The Arabic word for sex consists of: The letter jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) 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 nun that is written ﻥ ( here ـﻨـ ) and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺲ ) and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺟِﻨﺲ and pronounced jins.
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 sex

fi3l becomes jins

We have seen that the Arabic word for sex is written ﺟِﻨﺲ and pronounced jins. 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 j, n and s, the word becomes jins.
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 sex