Arabic for merchant

taajir
ﺗَﺎﺟِﺮ
merchant – masculine singular

The Arabic word ﺗَﺎﺟِﺮ means merchant. It is pronounced taajir.

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The Arabic word word for merchant can also be conjugated:

tujjaar
ﺗُﺠَّﺎﺭ
merchant – masculine plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: active participle

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Important letters:
The root of the word merchant consists of three Arabic letters: ta that is written and pronounced t, jim that is written and pronounced j and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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The word merchant letter by letter

ﺗَﺎﺟِﺮ
ﺗـ
ـﺎ
ﺟـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺗـ
ـﺎ
ﺟـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ـﺎ
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ـﺮ
 
ta
t
alef
jim
j
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for merchant consists of: The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ﺗـ ) and pronounced t 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 jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) and pronounced j 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺗَﺎﺟِﺮ and pronounced taajir.
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 merchant

faa3il becomes taajir

We have seen that the Arabic word for merchant is written ﺗَﺎﺟِﺮ and pronounced taajir. It follows the pattern active participle form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure faa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is faa3il and the root letters are t, j and r, the word becomes taajir.
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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