Arabic for description, portrayal

waSf
ﻭَﺻﻒ
description, portrayal – masculine singular

The Arabic word for description, portrayal is pronounced waSf and written ﻭَﺻﻒ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

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Important letters:
The root of the word description, portrayal consists of three Arabic letters: waw that is written and pronounced w, Sad that is written and pronounced S and fa that is written and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in description, portrayal

ﻭَﺻﻒ
ﺻـ
ـﻒ
 
ﺻـ
ـﻒ
 
ـﻮ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
 
waw
w
Sad
S
fa
f
 
 
The Arabic word for description, portrayal 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 Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ﺻـ ) and pronounced S and is a part of the root of the word. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻒ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻭَﺻﻒ and pronounced waSf.
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 description, portrayal

fa3l becomes waSf

We have seen that the Arabic word for description, portrayal is written ﻭَﺻﻒ and pronounced waSf. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are w, S and f, the word becomes waSf.
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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