Arabic for currency

3umla
ﻋُﻤﻠَﺔ
currency – femininum singular

The Arabic word for currency is pronounced 3umla and written ﻋُﻤﻠَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for currency can also be conjugated:

3umlaat
ﻋُﻤﻠَﺎﺕ
currency – femininum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word currency

Important letters:
The root of the word currency consists of the three Arabic letters ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3, mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to currency

All letters in currency

ﻋُﻤﻠَﺔ
ﻋـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﺔ
 
ayn
3
mim
m
lam
l
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for currency consists of: The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ﻋـ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻤـ ) and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l 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 ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻋُﻤﻠَﺔ and pronounced 3umla.
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 currency

fu3la becomes 3umla

We have seen that the Arabic word for currency is written ﻋُﻤﻠَﺔ and pronounced 3umla. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3la and the root letters are 3, m and l, the word becomes 3umla.
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