Arabic for first

'awwal
ﺃَﻭَّﻝ
first – masculine singular

The Arabic word for first is pronounced 'awwal and written ﺃَﻭَّﻝ.

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Part of speech: numeral.

Using the word first

Important letters:
The root of the word first consists of three Arabic letters: alif hamza that is written and pronounced ', waw that is written and pronounced w and lam that is written and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Word related to first

All letters in first

ﺃَﻭَّﻝ
 
 
ـﺄ
ـﻮ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
alif hamza
'
waw
w
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for first consists of: The letter alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced '. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Therefore, the word is writen ﺃَﻭَّﻝ and pronounced 'awwal.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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