Arabic for knife

sikkiin
ﺳِﻜِّﻴﻦ
knife – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for knife is pronounced sikkiin and written ﺳِﻜِّﻴﻦ.

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Category: food service
Part of speech: noun.

Using the word knife

Important letters:
The root of the word knife consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, kaf that is written ﻙ and pronounced k och nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to knife

All letters in knife

ﺳِﻜِّﻴﻦ
ﺳـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻦ
 
ﺳـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻦ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
 
sin
s
kaf
k
ya
y
nun
n
 
 
The Arabic word for knife consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ـﻜـ ) and pronounced k. 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 nun that is written ﻥ ( here ـﻦ ) and pronounced n. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳِﻜِّﻴﻦ and pronounced sikkiin.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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