Arabic for referee

Hakam
ﺣَﻜَﻢ
referee – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for referee is pronounced Hakam and written ﺣَﻜَﻢ.

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The Arabic word word for referee can also be conjugated:

Hukkaam
ﺣُﻜَّﺎﻡ
referee – maskulinum plural
Category: sports
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word referee consists of the three Arabic letters Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H, kaf that is written ﻙ and pronounced k och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in referee

ﺣَﻜَﻢ
ﺣـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻢ
 
ﺣـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻢ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
Ha
H
kaf
k
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for referee 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 kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ـﻜـ ) and pronounced k 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 mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻢ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺣَﻜَﻢ and pronounced Hakam.
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 referee

fa3al becomes Hakam

We have seen that the Arabic word for referee is written ﺣَﻜَﻢ and pronounced Hakam. 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, k and m, the word becomes Hakam.
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 referee