Arabic for lamb

Hamal
ﺣَﻤَﻞ
lamb – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for lamb is pronounced Hamal and written ﺣَﻤَﻞ.

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The Arabic word word for lamb can also be conjugated:

'aHmaal
ﺃَﺣﻤَﺎﻝ
lamb – maskulinum plural
Category: animals
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word lamb

Important letters:
The root of the word lamb consists of the three Arabic letters Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H, mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in lamb

ﺣَﻤَﻞ
ﺣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
Ha
H
mim
m
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for lamb 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 a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻤـ ) and pronounced m 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 ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺣَﻤَﻞ and pronounced Hamal.
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 lamb

fa3al becomes Hamal

We have seen that the Arabic word for lamb is written ﺣَﻤَﻞ and pronounced Hamal. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are H, m and l, the word becomes Hamal.
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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