Arabic for descend

nazala
ﻧَﺰَﻝَ
descend – past tense he
yanzilu
ﻳَﻨﺰِﻝُ
descend – present tense he

The Arabic verb for descend is written ﻧَﺰَﻝَ and pronunced nazala in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﻨﺰِﻝُ och and pronounced yanzilu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word descend

Important letters:
The root of the word descend consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, zayn that is written ﺯ and pronounced z och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to descend

All letters in descend

ﻧَﺰَﻝَ
ﻧـ
ـﺰ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺰ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ـﺰ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
nun
n
zayn
z
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for descend consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) 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 zayn that is written ﺯ ( here ـﺰ ) and pronounced z 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 lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﻧَﺰَﻝَ and pronounced nazala.
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 descend

fa3ala becomes nazala

We have seen that the Arabic word for descend is written ﻧَﺰَﻝَ and pronounced nazala. It follows the pattern verb form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3ala and the root letters are n, z and l, the word becomes nazala.
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 descend

Conjugations of descend

past tense
present tense
he
nazala
ﻧَﺰَﻝَ
he - past tense
yanzilu
ﻳَﻨﺰِﻝُ
he - present tense
she
nazalat
ﻧَﺰَﻟَﺖ
she - past tense
tanzilu
ﺗَﻨﺰِﻝُ
she - present tense
I
nazaltu
ﻧَﺰَﻟﺖُ
I - past tense
'anzilu
ﺃَﻧﺰِﻝُ
I - present tense