Arabic for Levant

mashriq
ﻣَﺸﺮِﻕ
Levant – masculine singular

The Arabic word ﻣَﺸﺮِﻕ means Levant. It is pronounced mashriq.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: time and place noun

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Important letters:
The root of the word Levant consists of three Arabic letters: shin that is written and pronounced sh, ra that is written and pronounced r and qaf that is written and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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The letters of Levant

ﻣَﺸﺮِﻕ
ﻣـ
ـﺸـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺸـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﺷـ
ـﺸـ
ـﺶ
ـﺮ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
mim
m
shin
sh
ra
r
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for Levant consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter shin that is written ﺵ ( here ـﺸـ ) and pronounced sh 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 i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣَﺸﺮِﻕ and pronounced mashriq.
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