Arabic for why

limaadhaa
ﻟِﻤَﺎﺫَﺍ
why –

The Arabic word for why is pronounced limaadhaa and written ﻟِﻤَﺎﺫَﺍ.

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Category: question words
Part of speech: konjunction.

Using the word why

All letters in why

ﻟِﻤَﺎﺫَﺍ
ﻟـ
ـﻤـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻤـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ـﺎ
ـﺬ
ـﺎ
 
lam
l
mim
m
alef
dhal
dh
alef
 
 
The Arabic word for why consists of: The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ﻟـ ) and pronounced l. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻤـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter dhal that is written ﺫ and pronounced dh. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter alef that is written ﺍ and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻟِﻤَﺎﺫَﺍ and pronounced limaadhaa.
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