Arabic for difference

farq
ﻓَﺮﻕ
difference – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for difference is pronounced farq and written ﻓَﺮﻕ.

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The Arabic word word for difference can also be conjugated:

furuuq
ﻓُﺮُﻭﻕ
difference – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word difference

Important letters:
The root of the word difference consists of the three Arabic letters fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in difference

ﻓَﺮﻕ
ﻓـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ـﺮ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
fa
f
ra
r
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for difference consists of: The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ﻓـ ) and pronounced f 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻓَﺮﻕ and pronounced farq.
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 difference

fa3l becomes farq

We have seen that the Arabic word for difference is written ﻓَﺮﻕ and pronounced farq. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are f, r and q, the word becomes farq.
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 difference