Arabic for flower

zahra
ﺯَﻫﺮَﺓ
flower – femininum singular

The Arabic word for flower is pronounced zahra and written ﺯَﻫﺮَﺓ.

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The Arabic word word for flower can also be conjugated:

'azhaar
ﺃَﺯﻫَﺎﺭ
flower – femininum plural
Category: botany
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word flower

Important letters:
The root of the word flower consists of the three Arabic letters zayn that is written ﺯ and pronounced z, ha that is written ﻩ and pronounced h och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in flower

ﺯَﻫﺮَﺓ
ﻫـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻫـ
ـﺮ
 
ـﺰ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ـﺮ
ـﺔ
 
zayn
z
ha
h
ra
r
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for flower consists of: The letter zayn that is written ﺯ and pronounced z 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 ﻫـ ) and pronounced h and is a part of the root of the word. 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 a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ta marbuta that is written ﺓ and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﺯَﻫﺮَﺓ and pronounced zahra.
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 flower

fa3la becomes zahra

We have seen that the Arabic word for flower is written ﺯَﻫﺮَﺓ and pronounced zahra. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3la and the root letters are z, h and r, the word becomes zahra.
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 flower