Arabic for kiss

qabbala
ﻗَﺒَّﻞَ
kiss – past tense he
yuqabbilu
ﻳُﻘَﺒِّﻞُ
kiss – present tense he

The Arabic verb for kiss is written ﻗَﺒَّﻞَ and pronunced qabbala in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳُﻘَﺒِّﻞُ och and pronounced yuqabbilu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word kiss

Important letters:
The root of the word kiss consists of the three Arabic letters qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q, beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to kiss

All letters in kiss

ﻗَﺒَّﻞَ
ﻗـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻗـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
qaf
q
beh
b
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for kiss consists of: The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) and pronounced q 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 beh that is written ﺏ ( here ـﺒـ ) and pronounced b 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 ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﻗَﺒَّﻞَ and pronounced qabbala.
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 kiss

fa33ala becomes qabbala

We have seen that the Arabic word for kiss is written ﻗَﺒَّﻞَ and pronounced qabbala. It follows the pattern verb form 2. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa33ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa33ala and the root letters are q, b and l, the word becomes qabbala.
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

Conjugations of kiss

past tense
present tense
he
qabbala
ﻗَﺒَّﻞَ
he - past tense
yuqabbilu
ﻳُﻘَﺒِّﻞُ
he - present tense
she
qabbalat
ﻗَﺒَّﻠَﺖ
she - past tense
tuqabbilu
ﺗُﻘَﺒِّﻞُ
she - present tense
I
qabbaltu
ﻗَﺒَّﻠﺖُ
I - past tense
'uqabbilu
ﺃُﻗَﺒِّﻞُ
I - present tense