Arabic for people

naas
ﻧَﺎﺱ
people – maskulinum

The Arabic word for people is pronounced naas and written ﻧَﺎﺱ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word people

Important letters:
The root of the word people consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w och sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in people

ﻧَﺎﺱ
ﻧـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺎ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ـﺎ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
 
nun
n
alef
sin
s
 
 
The Arabic word for people consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced and is a part of the root of the word. The letter sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻧَﺎﺱ and pronounced naas.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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