Arabic for dirt

wasakh
ﻭَﺳَﺦ
dirt – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for dirt is pronounced wasakh and written ﻭَﺳَﺦ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word dirt

Important letters:
The root of the word dirt consists of the three Arabic letters waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w, sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s och kha that is written ﺥ and pronounced kh. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in dirt

ﻭَﺳَﺦ
ﺳـ
ـﺦ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺦ
 
ـﻮ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﺧـ
ـﺨـ
ـﺦ
 
waw
w
sin
s
kha
kh
 
 
The Arabic word for dirt 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 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 kha that is written ﺥ ( here ـﺦ ) and pronounced kh and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻭَﺳَﺦ and pronounced wasakh.
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 dirt

fa3al becomes wasakh

We have seen that the Arabic word for dirt is written ﻭَﺳَﺦ and pronounced wasakh. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are w, s and kh, the word becomes wasakh.
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 dirt