Arabic for type

naw3
ﻧَﻮﻉ
type – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for type is pronounced naw3 and written ﻧَﻮﻉ.

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The Arabic word word for type can also be conjugated:

'anwaa3
ﺃَﻧﻮَﺍﻉ
type – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word type

Important letters:
The root of the word type consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w och ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to type

All letters in type

ﻧَﻮﻉ
ﻧـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ـﻮ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
nun
n
waw
w
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for type consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n 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 waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻧَﻮﻉ and pronounced naw3.
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 type

fa3l becomes naw3

We have seen that the Arabic word for type is written ﻧَﻮﻉ and pronounced naw3. 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 n, w and 3, the word becomes naw3.
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 type