Arabic for singular

mufrad
ﻣُﻔﺮَﺩ
singular – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for singular is pronounced mufrad and written ﻣُﻔﺮَﺩ.

Categories: grammar poetry
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: passive participle

Using the word singular

Important letters:
The root of the word singular consists of the three Arabic letters fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in singular

ﻣُﻔﺮَﺩ
ﻣـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ـﺮ
ـﺪ
 
mim
m
fa
f
ra
r
dal
d
 
 
The Arabic word for singular consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻔـ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻔﺮَﺩ and pronounced mufrad.
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 singular

muf3al becomes mufrad

We have seen that the Arabic word for singular is written ﻣُﻔﺮَﺩ and pronounced mufrad. It follows the pattern passive participle form 4. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure muf3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is muf3al and the root letters are f, r and d, the word becomes mufrad.
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 singular