Arabic for several

3idda
ﻋِﺪَّﺓ
several – femininum singular

The Arabic word for several is pronounced 3idda and written ﻋِﺪَّﺓ.

Part of speech: pronoun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word several

years passed before I saw her again1
marrat 3iddatu sanawaatin qabl 'an 'araahaa min jadiidin
ﻣَﺮَّﺕ ﻋِﺪَّﺓُ ﺳَﻨَﻮَﺍﺕٍ ﻗَﺒﻞ ﺃَﻥ ﺃَﺭَﺍﻫَﺎ ﻣِﻦ ﺟَﺪِﻳﺪٍ
Important letters:
The root of the word several consists of the three Arabic letters ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3, dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d och dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to several

All letters in several

ﻋِﺪَّﺓ
ﻋـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻋـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺪ
ـﺔ
 
ayn
3
dal
d
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for several 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 i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻋِﺪَّﺓ and pronounced 3idda.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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