Arabic for stone

Hajar
ﺣَﺠَﺮ
stone – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for stone is pronounced Hajar and written ﺣَﺠَﺮ.

The Arabic word word for stone can also be conjugated:

Hijaara
ﺣِﺠَﺎﺭَﺓ
stone – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word stone

Important letters:
The root of the word stone consists of the three Arabic letters Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H, jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in stone

ﺣَﺠَﺮ
ﺣـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ـﺮ
 
Ha
H
jim
j
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for stone consists of: The letter Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ﺣـ ) and pronounced H 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 jim that is written ﺝ ( here ـﺠـ ) and pronounced j 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺣَﺠَﺮ and pronounced Hajar.
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 stone

fa3al becomes Hajar

We have seen that the Arabic word for stone is written ﺣَﺠَﺮ and pronounced Hajar. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are H, j and r, the word becomes Hajar.
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 stone