Arabic for face

wajh
ﻭَﺟﻪ
face – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for face is pronounced wajh and written ﻭَﺟﻪ.

The Arabic word word for face can also be conjugated:

wujuuh
ﻭُﺟُﻮﻩ
face – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word face

Important letters:
The root of the word face consists of the three Arabic letters waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w, jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j och ha that is written ﻩ and pronounced h. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to face

All letters in face

ﻭَﺟﻪ
ﺟـ
ـﻪ
 
ﺟـ
ـﻪ
 
ـﻮ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
 
waw
w
jim
j
ha
h
 
 
The Arabic word for face consists of: The letter waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w 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 jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) and pronounced j and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ha that is written ﻩ ( here ـﻪ ) and pronounced h and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻭَﺟﻪ and pronounced wajh.
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 face

fa3l becomes wajh

We have seen that the Arabic word for face is written ﻭَﺟﻪ and pronounced wajh. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are w, j and h, the word becomes wajh.
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 face