Arabic for castle

qal3a
ﻗَﻠﻌَﺔ
castle – femininum singular

The Arabic word for castle is pronounced qal3a and written ﻗَﻠﻌَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for castle can also be conjugated:

quluu3
ﻗُﻠُﻮﻉ
castle – femininum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word castle

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

Words related to castle

All letters in castle

ﻗَﻠﻌَﺔ
ﻗـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺔ
 
qaf
q
lam
l
ayn
3
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for castle consists of: The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) 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 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻗَﻠﻌَﺔ and pronounced qal3a.
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 castle

fa3la becomes qal3a

We have seen that the Arabic word for castle is written ﻗَﻠﻌَﺔ and pronounced qal3a. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3la and the root letters are q, l and 3, the word becomes qal3a.
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 castle