Arabic for tragedy

fajii3a
ﻓَﺠِﻴﻌَﺔ
tragedy – feminine singular

The Arabic word for tragedy is pronounced fajii3a and written ﻓَﺠِﻴﻌَﺔ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word tragedy consists of three Arabic letters: fa that is written and pronounced f, jim that is written and pronounced j and ayn that is written and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to tragedy

All letters in tragedy

ﻓَﺠِﻴﻌَﺔ
ﻓـ
ـﺠـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻓـ
ـﺠـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺔ
 
fa
f
jim
j
ya
y
ayn
3
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for tragedy 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 jim that is written ﺝ ( here ـﺠـ ) and pronounced j 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 ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻓَﺠِﻴﻌَﺔ and pronounced fajii3a.
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 tragedy

fa3iila becomes fajii3a

We have seen that the Arabic word for tragedy is written ﻓَﺠِﻴﻌَﺔ and pronounced fajii3a. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iila where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iila and the root letters are f, j and 3, the word becomes fajii3a.
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