Arabic for waiting

intiZaar
ﺍِﻧﺘِﻈَﺎﺭ
waiting – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for waiting is pronounced intiZaar and written ﺍِﻧﺘِﻈَﺎﺭ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word waiting consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, Za that is written ﻅ and pronounced Z och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in waiting

ﺍِﻧﺘِﻈَﺎﺭ
ﻧـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻈـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻈـ
ـﺎ
 
ـﺎ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﻇـ
ـﻈـ
ـﻆ
ـﺎ
ـﺮ
 
alef
nun
n
ta
t
Za
Z
alef
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for waiting consists of: The letter alef that is written ﺍ and pronounced . The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter Za that is written ﻅ ( here ـﻈـ ) 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺍِﻧﺘِﻈَﺎﺭ and pronounced intiZaar.
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 waiting

ifti3aal becomes intiZaar

We have seen that the Arabic word for waiting is written ﺍِﻧﺘِﻈَﺎﺭ and pronounced intiZaar. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 8. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure ifti3aal where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is ifti3aal and the root letters are n, Z and r, the word becomes intiZaar.
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

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