Arabic for poverty

faqr
ﻓَﻘﺮ
poverty – masculine singular

The Arabic word for poverty is pronounced faqr and written ﻓَﻘﺮ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word poverty

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

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All letters in poverty

ﻓَﻘﺮ
ﻓـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺮ
 
fa
f
qaf
q
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for poverty consists of: 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 qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q 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. Therefore, the word is writen ﻓَﻘﺮ and pronounced faqr.
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 poverty

fa3l becomes faqr

We have seen that the Arabic word for poverty is written ﻓَﻘﺮ and pronounced faqr. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are f, q and r, the word becomes faqr.
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

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