Arabic for skin

jild
ﺟِﻠﺪ
skin – masculine singular

The Arabic word for skin is pronounced jild and written ﺟِﻠﺪ.

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The Arabic word word for skin can also be conjugated:

'ajlaad
ﺃَﺟﻠَﺎﺩ
skin – masculine plural
Category: anatomy
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word skin

Important letters:
The root of the word skin consists of three Arabic letters: jim that is written and pronounced j, lam that is written and pronounced l and dal that is written and pronounced d. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in skin

ﺟِﻠﺪ
ﺟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺪ
 
ﺟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺪ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﺪ
 
jim
j
lam
l
dal
d
 
 
The Arabic word for skin consists of: The letter jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) and pronounced j 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The letter dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺟِﻠﺪ and pronounced jild.
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 skin

fi3l becomes jild

We have seen that the Arabic word for skin is written ﺟِﻠﺪ and pronounced jild. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fi3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fi3l and the root letters are j, l and d, the word becomes jild.
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 skin