Arabic for poem

qaSiida
ﻗَﺼِﻴﺪَﺓ
poem – femininum singular

The Arabic word for poem is pronounced qaSiida and written ﻗَﺼِﻴﺪَﺓ.

The Arabic word word for poem can also be conjugated:

qaSaa'id
ﻗَﺼَﺎﺋِﺪ
poem – femininum plural
Category: poetry
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word poem

Important letters:
The root of the word poem consists of the three Arabic letters qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q, Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S och dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to poem

All letters in poem

ﻗَﺼِﻴﺪَﺓ
ﻗـ
ـﺼـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻗـ
ـﺼـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ـﺪ
ـﺔ
 
qaf
q
Sad
S
ya
y
dal
d
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for poem consists of: The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) 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 Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ـﺼـ ) and pronounced S 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 dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d 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 and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻗَﺼِﻴﺪَﺓ and pronounced qaSiida.
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 poem

fa3iila becomes qaSiida

We have seen that the Arabic word for poem is written ﻗَﺼِﻴﺪَﺓ and pronounced qaSiida. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iila where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iila and the root letters are q, S and d, the word becomes qaSiida.
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