Arabic for dead

maqtuul
ﻣَﻘﺘُﻮﻝ
dead – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for dead is pronounced maqtuul and written ﻣَﻘﺘُﻮﻝ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: passive participle
Important letters:
The root of the word dead consists of the three Arabic letters qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q, ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in dead

ﻣَﻘﺘُﻮﻝ
ﻣـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ـﻮ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
mim
m
qaf
q
ta
t
waw
w
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for dead consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w. The letter lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣَﻘﺘُﻮﻝ and pronounced maqtuul.
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The pattern for dead

maf3uul becomes maqtuul

We have seen that the Arabic word for dead is written ﻣَﻘﺘُﻮﻝ and pronounced maqtuul. It follows the pattern passive participle form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure maf3uul where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is maf3uul and the root letters are q, t and l, the word becomes maqtuul.
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 dead