Arabic for profession

Hirfa
ﺣِﺮﻓَﺔ
profession – feminine singular

The Arabic word for profession is pronounced Hirfa and written ﺣِﺮﻓَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for profession can also be conjugated:

Hiraf
ﺣِﺮَﻑ
profession – feminine plural
Category: work
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word profession

Important letters:
The root of the word profession consists of three Arabic letters: Ha that is written and pronounced H, ra that is written and pronounced r and fa that is written and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to profession

All letters in profession

ﺣِﺮﻓَﺔ
ﺣـ
ـﺮ
ﻓـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺮ
ﻓـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ـﺮ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ـﺔ
 
Ha
H
ra
r
fa
f
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for profession consists of: The letter Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ﺣـ ) and pronounced H 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ﻓـ ) and pronounced f 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 ﺣِﺮﻓَﺔ and pronounced Hirfa.
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 profession

fi3la becomes Hirfa

We have seen that the Arabic word for profession is written ﺣِﺮﻓَﺔ and pronounced Hirfa. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fi3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fi3la and the root letters are H, r and f, the word becomes Hirfa.
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 profession