Arabic for ice

jaliid
ﺟَﻠِﻴﺪ
ice – masculine singular

The Arabic word for ice is pronounced jaliid and written ﺟَﻠِﻴﺪ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word ice

Important letters:
The root of the word ice consists of three Arabic letters: jim that is written and pronounced j, lam that is written and pronounced l and dal that is written and pronounced d. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to ice

All letters in ice

ﺟَﻠِﻴﺪ
ﺟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺪ
 
ﺟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺪ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ـﺪ
 
jim
j
lam
l
ya
y
dal
d
 
 
The Arabic word for ice consists of: The letter jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. 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 letter dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺟَﻠِﻴﺪ and pronounced jaliid.
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 ice

fa3iil becomes jaliid

We have seen that the Arabic word for ice is written ﺟَﻠِﻴﺪ and pronounced jaliid. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iil where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iil and the root letters are j, l and d, the word becomes jaliid.
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 ice