Arabic for job

waZiifa
ﻭَﻇِﻴﻔَﺔ
job – femininum singular

The Arabic word for job is pronounced waZiifa and written ﻭَﻇِﻴﻔَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for job can also be conjugated:

waZaa'if
ﻭَﻇَﺎﺋِﻒ
job – femininum plural
Category: work
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word job

Important letters:
The root of the word job consists of the three Arabic letters waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w, Za that is written ﻅ and pronounced Z och fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to job

All letters in job

ﻭَﻇِﻴﻔَﺔ
ﻇـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻇـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺔ
 
ـﻮ
ﻇـ
ـﻈـ
ـﻆ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ـﺔ
 
waw
w
Za
Z
ya
y
fa
f
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for job consists of: The letter waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w 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 Za that is written ﻅ ( here ﻇـ ) and pronounced Z 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 ـﻔـ ) and pronounced f 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 marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻭَﻇِﻴﻔَﺔ and pronounced waZiifa.
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 job

fa3iila becomes waZiifa

We have seen that the Arabic word for job is written ﻭَﻇِﻴﻔَﺔ and pronounced waZiifa. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iila where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iila and the root letters are w, Z and f, the word becomes waZiifa.
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