Arabic for roof, surface

saTH
ﺳَﻄﺢ
roof, surface – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for roof, surface is pronounced saTH and written ﺳَﻄﺢ.

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The Arabic word word for roof, surface can also be conjugated:

suTuuH
ﺳُﻄُﻮﺡ
roof, surface – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word roof, surface

Important letters:
The root of the word roof, surface consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, Ta that is written ﻁ and pronounced T och Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in roof, surface

ﺳَﻄﺢ
ﺳـ
ـﻄـ
ـﺢ
 
ﺳـ
ـﻄـ
ـﺢ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
 
sin
s
Ta
T
Ha
H
 
 
The Arabic word for roof, surface consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s 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 that is written ﻁ ( here ـﻄـ ) and pronounced T and is a part of the root of the word. The letter Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ـﺢ ) and pronounced H and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﻄﺢ and pronounced saTH.
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 roof, surface

fa3l becomes saTH

We have seen that the Arabic word for roof, surface is written ﺳَﻄﺢ and pronounced saTH. 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 s, T and H, the word becomes saTH.
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 roof, surface