Arabic for tower

burj
ﺑُﺮﺝ
tower – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for tower is pronounced burj and written ﺑُﺮﺝ.

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The Arabic word word for tower can also be conjugated:

buruuj
ﺑُﺮُﻭﺝ
tower – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word tower

Important letters:
The root of the word tower consists of the three Arabic letters beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in tower

ﺑُﺮﺝ
ﺑـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺑـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ـﺮ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
 
beh
b
ra
r
jim
j
 
 
The Arabic word for tower consists of: The letter beh that is written ﺏ ( here ﺑـ ) and pronounced b 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. The letter jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺑُﺮﺝ and pronounced burj.
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 tower

fu3l becomes burj

We have seen that the Arabic word for tower is written ﺑُﺮﺝ and pronounced burj. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3l and the root letters are b, r and j, the word becomes burj.
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

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