Arabic for muscle

3aDala
ﻋَﻀَﻠَﺔ
muscle – feminine singular

The Arabic word for muscle is pronounced 3aDala and written ﻋَﻀَﻠَﺔ.

The Arabic word word for muscle can also be conjugated:

3aDalaat
ﻋَﻀَﻠَﺎﺕ
muscle – feminine plural
Category: anatomy
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word muscle

Important letters:
The root of the word muscle consists of three Arabic letters: ayn that is written and pronounced 3, Dad that is written and pronounced D and lam that is written and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to muscle

All letters in muscle

ﻋَﻀَﻠَﺔ
ﻋـ
ـﻀـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻀـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﺿـ
ـﻀـ
ـﺾ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﺔ
 
ayn
3
Dad
D
lam
l
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for muscle consists of: The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ﻋـ ) and pronounced 3 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 Dad that is written ﺽ ( here ـﻀـ ) 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) 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. The letter ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻋَﻀَﻠَﺔ and pronounced 3aDala.
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 muscle

fa3ala becomes 3aDala

We have seen that the Arabic word for muscle is written ﻋَﻀَﻠَﺔ and pronounced 3aDala. It follows the pattern verbal noun 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 3, D and l, the word becomes 3aDala.
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 muscle