Arabic for rainy

maaTir
ﻣَﺎﻃِﺮ
rainy – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for rainy is pronounced maaTir and written ﻣَﺎﻃِﺮ.

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Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: active participle

Using the word rainy

Important letters:
The root of the word rainy consists of the three Arabic letters mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m, Ta that is written ﻁ and pronounced T 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 rainy

ﻣَﺎﻃِﺮ
ﻣـ
ـﺎ
ﻃـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺎ
ﻃـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ـﺎ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ـﺮ
 
mim
m
alef
Ta
T
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for rainy consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter Ta that is written ﻁ ( here ﻃـ ) and pronounced T 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 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 ﻣَﺎﻃِﺮ and pronounced maaTir.
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 rainy

faa3il becomes maaTir

We have seen that the Arabic word for rainy is written ﻣَﺎﻃِﺮ and pronounced maaTir. It follows the pattern active participle form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure faa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is faa3il and the root letters are m, T and r, the word becomes maaTir.
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 rainy