Arabic for slumber

subaat
ﺳُﺒَﺎﺕ
slumber – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for slumber is pronounced subaat and written ﺳُﺒَﺎﺕ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word slumber

Important letters:
The root of the word slumber consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b och ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in slumber

ﺳُﺒَﺎﺕ
ﺳـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺎ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺎ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ـﺎ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
 
sin
s
beh
b
alef
ta
t
 
 
The Arabic word for slumber consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter beh that is written ﺏ ( here ـﺒـ ) 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳُﺒَﺎﺕ and pronounced subaat.
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 slumber

fu3aal becomes subaat

We have seen that the Arabic word for slumber is written ﺳُﺒَﺎﺕ and pronounced subaat. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3aal where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3aal and the root letters are s, b and t, the word becomes subaat.
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

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