Arabic for braid

jadiila
ﺟَﺪِﻳﻠَﺔ
braid – feminine singular

The Arabic word for braid is pronounced jadiila and written ﺟَﺪِﻳﻠَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for braid can also be conjugated:

jadaa'il
ﺟَﺪَﺍﺋِﻞ
braid – feminine plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word braid

Important letters:
The root of the word braid consists of three Arabic letters: jim that is written and pronounced j, dal that is written and pronounced d and lam that is written and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in braid

ﺟَﺪِﻳﻠَﺔ
ﺟـ
ـﺪ
ﻳـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺪ
ﻳـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ـﺪ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﺔ
 
jim
j
dal
d
ya
y
lam
l
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for braid consists of: The letter jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) and pronounced j 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 dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d 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 ﻳـ ) and pronounced y. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l 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 ﺟَﺪِﻳﻠَﺔ and pronounced jadiila.
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 braid

fa3iila becomes jadiila

We have seen that the Arabic word for braid is written ﺟَﺪِﻳﻠَﺔ and pronounced jadiila. 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 j, d and l, the word becomes jadiila.
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