Arabic for foot

qadam
ﻗَﺪَﻡ
foot – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for foot is pronounced qadam and written ﻗَﺪَﻡ.

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The Arabic word word for foot can also be conjugated:

'aqdaam
ﺃَﻗﺪَﺍﻡ
foot – maskulinum plural
Category: anatomy
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word foot

Important letters:
The root of the word foot consists of the three Arabic letters qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q, dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to foot

All letters in foot

ﻗَﺪَﻡ
ﻗـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻗـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺪ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
qaf
q
dal
d
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for foot consists of: The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) and pronounced q 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 dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d 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 mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻗَﺪَﻡ and pronounced qadam.
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 foot

fa3al becomes qadam

We have seen that the Arabic word for foot is written ﻗَﺪَﻡ and pronounced qadam. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are q, d and m, the word becomes qadam.
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 foot