Arabic for dark

muZlim
ﻣُﻈﻠِﻢ
dark – masculine singular

The Arabic word for dark is pronounced muZlim and written ﻣُﻈﻠِﻢ.

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The Arabic word word for dark can also be conjugated:

muZlima
ﻣُﻈﻠِﻤَﺔ
dark – feminine singular
muZlimuuna
ﻣُﻈﻠِﻤُﻮﻥَ
dark – masculine plural
Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: active participle

Using the word dark

Important letters:
The root of the word dark consists of three Arabic letters: Za that is written and pronounced Z, lam that is written and pronounced l and mim that is written and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in dark

ﻣُﻈﻠِﻢ
ﻣـ
ـﻈـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻢ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻈـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻢ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻇـ
ـﻈـ
ـﻆ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
mim
m
Za
Z
lam
l
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for dark 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 Za that is written ﻅ ( here ـﻈـ ) and pronounced Z and is a part of the root of the word. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻢ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻈﻠِﻢ and pronounced muZlim.
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 dark

muf3il becomes muZlim

We have seen that the Arabic word for dark is written ﻣُﻈﻠِﻢ and pronounced muZlim. It follows the pattern active participle form 4. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure muf3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is muf3il and the root letters are Z, l and m, the word becomes muZlim.
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 dark