Arabic for insight

baSiira
ﺑَﺼِﻴﺮَﺓ
insight – feminine singular

The Arabic word for insight is pronounced baSiira and written ﺑَﺼِﻴﺮَﺓ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word insight consists of three Arabic letters: beh that is written and pronounced b, Sad that is written and pronounced S and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in insight

ﺑَﺼِﻴﺮَﺓ
ﺑـ
ـﺼـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺑـ
ـﺼـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ـﺮ
ـﺔ
 
beh
b
Sad
S
ya
y
ra
r
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for insight consists of: 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 Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ـﺼـ ) and pronounced S 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﺑَﺼِﻴﺮَﺓ and pronounced baSiira.
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 insight

fa3iila becomes baSiira

We have seen that the Arabic word for insight is written ﺑَﺼِﻴﺮَﺓ and pronounced baSiira. 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 b, S and r, the word becomes baSiira.
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 insight