Arabic for some

ba3D
ﺑَﻌﺾ
some – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for some is pronounced ba3D and written ﺑَﻌﺾ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word some

Important letters:
The root of the word some consists of the three Arabic letters beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b, ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3 och Dad that is written ﺽ and pronounced D. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in some

ﺑَﻌﺾ
ﺑـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺾ
 
ﺑـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺾ
 
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﺿـ
ـﻀـ
ـﺾ
 
beh
b
ayn
3
Dad
D
 
 
The Arabic word for some consists of: The letter beh that is written ﺏ ( here ﺑـ ) and pronounced b 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. The letter Dad that is written ﺽ ( here ـﺾ ) and pronounced D and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺑَﻌﺾ and pronounced ba3D.
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 some

fa3l becomes ba3D

We have seen that the Arabic word for some is written ﺑَﻌﺾ and pronounced ba3D. 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 b, 3 and D, the word becomes ba3D.
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

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