Arabic for arrow

sahm
ﺳَﻬﻢ
arrow – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for arrow is pronounced sahm and written ﺳَﻬﻢ.

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The Arabic word word for arrow can also be conjugated:

sihaam
ﺳِﻬَﺎﻡ
arrow – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word arrow

Important letters:
The root of the word arrow consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, ha that is written ﻩ and pronounced h och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to arrow

All letters in arrow

ﺳَﻬﻢ
ﺳـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻢ
 
ﺳـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻢ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
sin
s
ha
h
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for arrow consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s 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 ـﻬـ ) and pronounced h and is a part of the root of the word. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻢ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﻬﻢ and pronounced sahm.
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 arrow

fa3l becomes sahm

We have seen that the Arabic word for arrow is written ﺳَﻬﻢ and pronounced sahm. 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 s, h and m, the word becomes sahm.
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 arrow