Arabic for camel

jamal
ﺟَﻤَﻞ
camel – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for camel is pronounced jamal and written ﺟَﻤَﻞ.

The Arabic word word for camel can also be conjugated:

jimaal
ﺟِﻤَﺎﻝ
camel – maskulinum plural
Category: animals
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word camel

Important letters:
The root of the word camel consists of the three Arabic letters jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j, mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to camel

All letters in camel

ﺟَﻤَﻞ
ﺟـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺟـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
jim
j
mim
m
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for camel 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 a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻤـ ) 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺟَﻤَﻞ and pronounced jamal.
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 camel

fa3al becomes jamal

We have seen that the Arabic word for camel is written ﺟَﻤَﻞ and pronounced jamal. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are j, m and l, the word becomes jamal.
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 camel