Arabic for light

khafiif
ﺧَﻔِﻴﻒ
light – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for light is pronounced khafiif and written ﺧَﻔِﻴﻒ.

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The Arabic word word for light can also be conjugated:

khafiifa
ﺧَﻔِﻴﻔَﺔ
light – femininum singular
khafiifaat
ﺧَﻔِﻴﻔَﺎﺕ
light – femininum plural
khifaaf
ﺧِﻔَﺎﻑ
light – maskulinum plural
Category: meter
Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word light

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Important letters:
The root of the word light consists of the three Arabic letters kha that is written ﺥ and pronounced kh, fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f och fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to light

All letters in light

ﺧَﻔِﻴﻒ
ﺧـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻒ
 
ﺧـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻒ
 
ﺧـ
ـﺨـ
ـﺦ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
 
kha
kh
fa
f
ya
y
fa
f
 
 
The Arabic word for light consists of: The letter kha that is written ﺥ ( here ﺧـ ) and pronounced kh 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 fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻔـ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻒ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺧَﻔِﻴﻒ and pronounced khafiif.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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