Arabic for night

layl
ﻟَﻴﻞ
night – masculine singular

The Arabic word for night is pronounced layl and written ﻟَﻴﻞ.

Category: time
Part of speech: noun.

Using the word night

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The letters of night

ﻟَﻴﻞ
ﻟـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
lam
l
ya
y
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for night consists of: The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ﻟـ ) and pronounced l. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l. Therefore, the word is writen ﻟَﻴﻞ and pronounced layl.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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