Arabic for middle-aged

kahl
ﻛَﻬﻞ
middle-aged – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for middle-aged is pronounced kahl and written ﻛَﻬﻞ.

Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word middle-aged

Important letters:
The root of the word middle-aged consists of the three Arabic letters kaf that is written ﻙ and pronounced k, ha that is written ﻩ and pronounced h och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in middle-aged

ﻛَﻬﻞ
ﻛـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻛـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
kaf
k
ha
h
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for middle-aged consists of: The letter kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ﻛـ ) and pronounced k 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 ha that is written ﻩ ( here ـﻬـ ) and pronounced h and is a part of the root of the word. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻛَﻬﻞ and pronounced kahl.
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 middle-aged

fa3l becomes kahl

We have seen that the Arabic word for middle-aged is written ﻛَﻬﻞ and pronounced kahl. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are k, h and l, the word becomes kahl.
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 middle-aged