Arabic for attentive

multafit
ﻣُﻠﺘَﻔِﺖ
attentive – masculine singular

ﻣُﻠﺘَﻔِﺖ is an Arabic word. The meaning is attentive. You pronounce it multafit.

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Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: active participle

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Important letters:
The root of the word attentive consists of three Arabic letters: lam that is written and pronounced l, fa that is written and pronounced f and ta that is written and pronounced t. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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The letters of attentive

ﻣُﻠﺘَﻔِﺖ
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺖ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻔـ
ـﺖ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
 
mim
m
lam
l
ta
t
fa
f
ta
t
 
 
The Arabic word for attentive consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻔـ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺖ ) and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻠﺘَﻔِﺖ and pronounced multafit.
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 attentive

mufta3il becomes multafit

We have seen that the Arabic word for attentive is written ﻣُﻠﺘَﻔِﺖ and pronounced multafit. It follows the pattern active participle form 8. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mufta3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mufta3il and the root letters are l, f and t, the word becomes multafit.
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 attentive