Arabic for slender

naHiil
ﻧَﺤِﻴﻞ
slender – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for slender is pronounced naHiil and written ﻧَﺤِﻴﻞ.

Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun
Important letters:
The root of the word slender consists of the three Arabic letters nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n, Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in slender

ﻧَﺤِﻴﻞ
ﻧـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
nun
n
Ha
H
ya
y
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for slender consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n 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 ﺡ ( here ـﺤـ ) and pronounced H 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 ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻧَﺤِﻴﻞ and pronounced naHiil.
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The pattern for slender

fa3iil becomes naHiil

We have seen that the Arabic word for slender is written ﻧَﺤِﻴﻞ and pronounced naHiil. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iil where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iil and the root letters are n, H and l, the word becomes naHiil.
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

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