Arabic for damma

Damma
ﺿَﻤَّﺔ
damma – femininum singular

The Arabic word for damma is pronounced Damma and written ﺿَﻤَّﺔ.

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

Using the word damma

Important letters:
The root of the word damma consists of the three Arabic letters Dad that is written ﺽ and pronounced D, mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

All letters in damma

ﺿَﻤَّﺔ
ﺿـ
ـﻤـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺿـ
ـﻤـ
ـﺔ
 
ﺿـ
ـﻀـ
ـﺾ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ـﺔ
 
Dad
D
mim
m
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for damma 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 mim that is written ﻡ ( here ـﻤـ ) and pronounced m 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 ﺿَﻤَّﺔ and pronounced Damma.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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