Arabic for appetite

shahiyya
ﺷَﻬِﻴَّﺔ
appetite – feminine singular

The Arabic word for appetite is pronounced shahiyya and written ﺷَﻬِﻴَّﺔ.

About the audio files
Category: food
Part of speech: noun.

Using the word appetite

Important letters:
The root of the word appetite consists of three Arabic letters: shin that is written and pronounced sh, ha that is written and pronounced h and ya that is written and pronounced y. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in appetite

ﺷَﻬِﻴَّﺔ
ﺷـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺷـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺷـ
ـﺸـ
ـﺶ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ـﺔ
 
shin
sh
ha
h
ya
y
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for appetite consists of: The letter shin that is written ﺵ ( here ﺷـ ) and pronounced sh. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ha that is written ﻩ ( here ـﻬـ ) and pronounced h. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. 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 ﺷَﻬِﻴَّﺔ and pronounced shahiyya.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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