Arabic for side

naHw
ﻧَﺤﻮ
side – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for side is pronounced naHw and written ﻧَﺤﻮ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word side

Important letters:
The root of the word side consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H och waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to side

All letters in side

ﻧَﺤﻮ
ﻧـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ـﻮ
 
nun
n
Ha
H
waw
w
 
 
The Arabic word for side consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n 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 Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ـﺤـ ) and pronounced H and is a part of the root of the word. The letter waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻧَﺤﻮ and pronounced naHw.
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 side

fa3l becomes naHw

We have seen that the Arabic word for side is written ﻧَﺤﻮ and pronounced naHw. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are n, H and w, the word becomes naHw.
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 side