Arabic for mother

'umm
ﺃُﻡّ
mother – femininum singular

The Arabic word for mother is pronounced 'umm and written ﺃُﻡّ.

About the audio files
Category: relationships
Part of speech: noun.

Using the word mother

Important letters:
The root of the word mother consists of the three Arabic letters alef that is written ﺍ and pronounced , mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to mother

All letters in mother

ﺃُﻡّ
 
 
ـﺄ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
alif hamza
'
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for mother consists of: The letter alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced '. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Therefore, the word is writen ﺃُﻡّ and pronounced 'umm.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
Learn how to write with Arabic letters