Arabic for meet

qaabala
ﻗَﺎﺑَﻞَ
meet – past tense he
yuqaabilu
ﻳُﻘَﺎﺑِﻞُ
meet – present tense he

The Arabic verb for meet is written ﻗَﺎﺑَﻞَ and pronunced qaabala in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳُﻘَﺎﺑِﻞُ och and pronounced yuqaabilu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word meet

Important letters:
The root of the word meet 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 meet

All letters in meet

ﻗَﺎﺑَﻞَ
ﻗـ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻗـ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺎ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
qaf
q
alef
beh
b
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for meet 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . 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 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 ﻗَﺎﺑَﻞَ and pronounced qaabala.
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 meet

faa3ala becomes qaabala

We have seen that the Arabic word for meet is written ﻗَﺎﺑَﻞَ and pronounced qaabala. It follows the pattern verb form 3. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure faa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is faa3ala and the root letters are q, b and l, the word becomes qaabala.
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 meet

Conjugations of meet

past tense
present tense
he
qaabala
ﻗَﺎﺑَﻞَ
he - past tense
yuqaabilu
ﻳُﻘَﺎﺑِﻞُ
he - present tense
she
qaabalat
ﻗَﺎﺑَﻠَﺖ
she - past tense
tuqaabilu
ﺗُﻘَﺎﺑِﻞُ
she - present tense
I
qaabaltu
ﻗَﺎﺑَﻠﺖُ
I - past tense
'uqaabilu
ﺃُﻗَﺎﺑِﻞُ
I - present tense