Arabic for struggle

Siraa3
ﺻِﺮَﺍﻉ
struggle – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for struggle is pronounced Siraa3 and written ﺻِﺮَﺍﻉ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word struggle

Important letters:
The root of the word struggle consists of the three Arabic letters Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in struggle

ﺻِﺮَﺍﻉ
ﺻـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺻـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ـﺮ
ـﺎ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
Sad
S
ra
r
alef
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for struggle consists of: The letter Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ﺻـ ) 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 alef that is written ﺍ and pronounced . The letter ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺻِﺮَﺍﻉ and pronounced Siraa3.
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 struggle

fi3aal becomes Siraa3

We have seen that the Arabic word for struggle is written ﺻِﺮَﺍﻉ and pronounced Siraa3. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 3. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fi3aal where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fi3aal and the root letters are S, r and 3, the word becomes Siraa3.
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 struggle