Arabic for pile

rakam
ﺭَﻛَﻢ
pile – masculine singular

The Arabic word for pile is pronounced rakam and written ﺭَﻛَﻢ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word pile consists of three Arabic letters: ra that is written and pronounced r, kaf that is written and pronounced k and mim that is written and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in pile

ﺭَﻛَﻢ
ﻛـ
ـﻢ
 
ﻛـ
ـﻢ
 
ـﺮ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
ra
r
kaf
k
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for pile consists of: The letter ra that is written ﺭ 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 kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ﻛـ ) and pronounced k 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 mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻢ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺭَﻛَﻢ and pronounced rakam.
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 pile

fa3al becomes rakam

We have seen that the Arabic word for pile is written ﺭَﻛَﻢ and pronounced rakam. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are r, k and m, the word becomes rakam.
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 pile