Arabic for region

minTaqa
ﻣِﻨﻄَﻘَﺔ
region – femininum singular

The Arabic word for region is pronounced minTaqa and written ﻣِﻨﻄَﻘَﺔ.

The Arabic word word for region can also be conjugated:

manaaTiq
ﻣَﻨَﺎﻃِﻖ
region – femininum plural
Category: geography
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: instrument noun

Using the word region

Important letters:
The root of the word region consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, Ta that is written ﻁ and pronounced T och qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Word related to region

All letters in region

ﻣِﻨﻄَﻘَﺔ
ﻣـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺔ
 
mim
m
nun
n
Ta
T
qaf
q
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for region consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under 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 letter Ta that is written ﻁ ( here ـﻄـ ) and pronounced T 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 qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻣِﻨﻄَﻘَﺔ and pronounced minTaqa.
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 region

mif3ala becomes minTaqa

We have seen that the Arabic word for region is written ﻣِﻨﻄَﻘَﺔ and pronounced minTaqa. It follows the pattern instrument noun. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mif3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mif3ala and the root letters are n, T and q, the word becomes minTaqa.
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 region