Arabic for sukun, tranquillity

sukuun
ﺳُﻜُﻮﻥ
sukun, tranquillity – masculine singular

The Arabic word ﺳُﻜُﻮﻥ means sukun, tranquillity. It is pronounced sukuun.

Category: letters
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

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Important letters:
The root of the word sukun, tranquillity consists of three Arabic letters: sin that is written and pronounced s, kaf that is written and pronounced k and nun that is written and pronounced n. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in sukun, tranquillity

ﺳُﻜُﻮﻥ
ﺳـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻮ
 
ﺳـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻮ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ـﻮ
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
 
sin
s
kaf
k
waw
w
nun
n
 
 
The Arabic word for sukun, tranquillity 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 u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ـﻜـ ) and pronounced k 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 waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w. The letter nun that is written ﻥ and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳُﻜُﻮﻥ and pronounced sukuun.
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The pattern for sukun, tranquillity

fu3uul becomes sukuun

We have seen that the Arabic word for sukun, tranquillity is written ﺳُﻜُﻮﻥ and pronounced sukuun. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3uul where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3uul and the root letters are s, k and n, the word becomes sukuun.
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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