Arabic for breathe

tanaffasa
ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲَ
breathe – past tense he
yatanaffasu
ﻳَﺘَﻨَﻔَّﺲُ
breathe – present tense he

The Arabic verb for breathe is written ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲَ and pronunced tanaffasa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﺘَﻨَﻔَّﺲُ and pronounced yatanaffasu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word breathe

Important letters:
The root of the word breathe consists of three Arabic letters: nun that is written and pronounced n, fa that is written and pronounced f and sin that is written and pronounced s. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to breathe

All letters in breathe

ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲَ
ﺗـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺲ
 
ﺗـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺲ
 
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
 
ta
t
nun
n
fa
f
sin
s
 
 
The Arabic word for breathe consists of: The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ﺗـ ) and pronounced t. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ـﻨـ ) and pronounced n 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 fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻔـ ) 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 sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺲ ) and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲَ and pronounced tanaffasa.
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 breathe

tafa33ala becomes tanaffasa

We have seen that the Arabic word for breathe is written ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲَ and pronounced tanaffasa. It follows the pattern verb form 5. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure tafa33ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is tafa33ala and the root letters are n, f and s, the word becomes tanaffasa.
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 breathe

Conjugations of breathe

past tense
present tense
he
tanaffasa
ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲَ
he - past tense
yatanaffasu
ﻳَﺘَﻨَﻔَّﺲُ
he - present tense
she
tanaffasat
ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺴَﺖ
she - past tense
tatanaffasu
ﺗَﺘَﻨَﻔَّﺲُ
she - present tense
I
tanaffastu
ﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺴﺖُ
I - past tense
'atanaffasu
ﺃَﺗَﻨَﻔَّﺲُ
I - present tense