Arabic for sweeper

kannaas
ﻛَﻨَّﺎﺱ
sweeper – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for sweeper is pronounced kannaas and written ﻛَﻨَّﺎﺱ.

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Category: professions
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: profession
Important letters:
The root of the word sweeper consists of the three Arabic letters kaf that is written ﻙ and pronounced k, nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n och sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in sweeper

ﻛَﻨَّﺎﺱ
ﻛـ
ـﻨـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻛـ
ـﻨـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ـﺎ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
 
kaf
k
nun
n
alef
sin
s
 
 
The Arabic word for sweeper consists of: The letter kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ﻛـ ) and pronounced k 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 nun that is written ﻥ ( here ـﻨـ ) 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻛَﻨَّﺎﺱ and pronounced kannaas.
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 sweeper

fa33aal becomes kannaas

We have seen that the Arabic word for sweeper is written ﻛَﻨَّﺎﺱ and pronounced kannaas. It follows the pattern profession. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa33aal where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa33aal and the root letters are k, n and s, the word becomes kannaas.
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 sweeper