Arabic for poor

faqiir
ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮ
poor – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for poor is pronounced faqiir and written ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮ.

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The Arabic word word for poor can also be conjugated:

faqiira
ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮَﺓ
poor – femininum singular
faqiiraat
ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮَﺍﺕ
poor – femininum plural
fuqaraa'
ﻓُﻘَﺮَﺍﺀ
poor – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word poor

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

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All letters in poor

ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮ
ﻓـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ـﺮ
 
fa
f
qaf
q
ya
y
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for poor 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 short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. 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 ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮ and pronounced faqiir.
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 poor

fa3iil becomes faqiir

We have seen that the Arabic word for poor is written ﻓَﻘِﻴﺮ and pronounced faqiir. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iil where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iil and the root letters are f, q and r, the word becomes faqiir.
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 poor