Arabic for double

Daa3afa
ﺿَﺎﻋَﻒَ
double – past tense he
yuDaa3ifu
ﻳُﻀَﺎﻋِﻒُ
double – present tense he

The Arabic verb for double is written ﺿَﺎﻋَﻒَ and pronunced Daa3afa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳُﻀَﺎﻋِﻒُ and pronounced yuDaa3ifu. See more conjugations

Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word double

Important letters:
The root of the word double consists of three Arabic letters: Dad that is written and pronounced D, ayn that is written and pronounced 3 and fa that is written and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to double

All letters in double

ﺿَﺎﻋَﻒَ
ﺿـ
ـﺎ
ﻋـ
ـﻒ
 
ﺿـ
ـﺎ
ﻋـ
ـﻒ
 
ﺿـ
ـﻀـ
ـﺾ
ـﺎ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
 
Dad
D
alef
ayn
3
fa
f
 
 
The Arabic word for double consists of: The letter Dad that is written ﺽ ( here ﺿـ ) 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . 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 a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ـﻒ ) and pronounced f and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﺿَﺎﻋَﻒَ and pronounced Daa3afa.
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 double

faa3ala becomes Daa3afa

We have seen that the Arabic word for double is written ﺿَﺎﻋَﻒَ and pronounced Daa3afa. It follows the pattern verb form 3. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure faa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is faa3ala and the root letters are D, 3 and f, the word becomes Daa3afa.
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 double

Conjugations of double

past tense
present tense
he
Daa3afa
ﺿَﺎﻋَﻒَ
he - past tense
yuDaa3ifu
ﻳُﻀَﺎﻋِﻒُ
he - present tense
she
Daa3afat
ﺿَﺎﻋَﻔَﺖ
she - past tense
tuDaa3ifu
ﺗُﻀَﺎﻋِﻒُ
she - present tense
I
Daa3aftu
ﺿَﺎﻋَﻔﺖُ
I - past tense
'uDaa3ifu
ﺃُﺿَﺎﻋِﻒُ
I - present tense