Arabic for spoon

mil3aqa
ﻣِﻠﻌَﻘَﺔ
spoon – femininum singular

The Arabic word for spoon is pronounced mil3aqa and written ﻣِﻠﻌَﻘَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for spoon can also be conjugated:

malaa3iq
ﻣَﻠَﺎﻋِﻖ
spoon – femininum plural
Category: food service
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: instrument noun

Using the word spoon

Important letters:
The root of the word spoon consists of the three Arabic letters lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l, ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3 och qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in spoon

ﻣِﻠﻌَﻘَﺔ
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺔ
 
mim
m
lam
l
ayn
3
qaf
q
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for spoon consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 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 qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻣِﻠﻌَﻘَﺔ and pronounced mil3aqa.
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 spoon

mif3ala becomes mil3aqa

We have seen that the Arabic word for spoon is written ﻣِﻠﻌَﻘَﺔ and pronounced mil3aqa. It follows the pattern instrument noun. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mif3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mif3ala and the root letters are l, 3 and q, the word becomes mil3aqa.
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 spoon