Arabic for metal, mineral

ma3din
ﻣَﻌﺪِﻥ
metal, mineral – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for metal, mineral is pronounced ma3din and written ﻣَﻌﺪِﻥ.

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The Arabic word word for metal, mineral can also be conjugated:

ma3aadin
ﻣَﻌَﺎﺩِﻥ
metal, mineral – maskulinum plural
Category: metal
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word metal, mineral

Important letters:
The root of the word metal, mineral consists of the three Arabic letters ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3, dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d och nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in metal, mineral

ﻣَﻌﺪِﻥ
ﻣـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺪ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
 
mim
m
ayn
3
dal
d
nun
n
 
 
The Arabic word for metal, mineral consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. The letter dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d 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 and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣَﻌﺪِﻥ and pronounced ma3din.
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 metal, mineral

maf3il becomes ma3din

We have seen that the Arabic word for metal, mineral is written ﻣَﻌﺪِﻥ and pronounced ma3din. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure maf3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is maf3il and the root letters are 3, d and n, the word becomes ma3din.
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

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