Arabic for clown

muharrij
ﻣُﻬَﺮِّﺝ
clown – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for clown is pronounced muharrij and written ﻣُﻬَﺮِّﺝ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: active participle

Using the word clown

Important letters:
The root of the word clown consists of the three Arabic letters ha that is written ﻩ and pronounced h, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in clown

ﻣُﻬَﺮِّﺝ
ﻣـ
ـﻬـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻬـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ـﺮ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
 
mim
m
ha
h
ra
r
jim
j
 
 
The Arabic word for clown 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 ha that is written ﻩ ( here ـﻬـ ) and pronounced h 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻬَﺮِّﺝ and pronounced muharrij.
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 clown

mufa33il becomes muharrij

We have seen that the Arabic word for clown is written ﻣُﻬَﺮِّﺝ and pronounced muharrij. It follows the pattern active participle form 2. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mufa33il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mufa33il and the root letters are h, r and j, the word becomes muharrij.
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 clown