Arabic for bald

'aSla3
ﺃَﺻﻠَﻊ
bald – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for bald is pronounced 'aSla3 and written ﺃَﺻﻠَﻊ.

Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: colour

Using the word bald

Important letters:
The root of the word bald consists of the three Arabic letters Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S, lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l och ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in bald

ﺃَﺻﻠَﻊ
ﺻـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻊ
 
ﺻـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻊ
 
ـﺄ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
alif hamza
'
Sad
S
lam
l
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for bald consists of: The letter alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced '. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ﺻـ ) and pronounced S and is a part of the root of the word. 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻊ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺃَﺻﻠَﻊ and pronounced 'aSla3.
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 bald

'af3al becomes 'aSla3

We have seen that the Arabic word for bald is written ﺃَﺻﻠَﻊ and pronounced 'aSla3. It follows the pattern colour. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure 'af3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is 'af3al and the root letters are S, l and 3, the word becomes 'aSla3.
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 bald