Arabic for colour

lawn
ﻟَﻮﻥ
colour – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for colour is pronounced lawn and written ﻟَﻮﻥ.

The Arabic word word for colour can also be conjugated:

'alwaan
ﺃَﻟﻮَﺍﻥ
colour – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word colour

Important letters:
The root of the word colour consists of the three Arabic letters lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l, waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w och nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to colour

All letters in colour

ﻟَﻮﻥ
ﻟـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﻮ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
 
lam
l
waw
w
nun
n
 
 
The Arabic word for colour consists of: The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ﻟـ ) 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 waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w and is a part of the root of the word. The letter nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻟَﻮﻥ and pronounced lawn.
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 colour

fa3l becomes lawn

We have seen that the Arabic word for colour is written ﻟَﻮﻥ and pronounced lawn. 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 l, w and n, the word becomes lawn.
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 colour