Arabic for burning

multahib
ﻣُﻠﺘَﻬِﺐ
burning – masculine singular

The Arabic word for burning is pronounced multahib and written ﻣُﻠﺘَﻬِﺐ.

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Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: active participle
Important letters:
The root of the word burning consists of three Arabic letters: lam that is written and pronounced l, ha that is written and pronounced h and beh that is written and pronounced b. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in burning

ﻣُﻠﺘَﻬِﺐ
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻬـ
ـﺐ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻬـ
ـﺐ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
 
mim
m
lam
l
ta
t
ha
h
beh
b
 
 
The Arabic word for burning 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 ha that is written ﻩ ( here ـﻬـ ) and pronounced h 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 beh that is written ﺏ ( here ـﺐ ) and pronounced b and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻠﺘَﻬِﺐ and pronounced multahib.
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 burning

mufta3il becomes multahib

We have seen that the Arabic word for burning is written ﻣُﻠﺘَﻬِﺐ and pronounced multahib. 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, h and b, the word becomes multahib.
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 burning