Arabic for powder

masHuuq
ﻣَﺴﺤُﻮﻕ
powder – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for powder is pronounced masHuuq and written ﻣَﺴﺤُﻮﻕ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: passive participle

Using the word powder

Important letters:
The root of the word powder consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H och qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to powder

All letters in powder

ﻣَﺴﺤُﻮﻕ
ﻣـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺤـ
ـﻮ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ـﻮ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
 
mim
m
sin
s
Ha
H
waw
w
qaf
q
 
 
The Arabic word for powder consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺴـ ) and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. 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 u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣَﺴﺤُﻮﻕ and pronounced masHuuq.
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 powder

maf3uul becomes masHuuq

We have seen that the Arabic word for powder is written ﻣَﺴﺤُﻮﻕ and pronounced masHuuq. It follows the pattern passive participle form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure maf3uul where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is maf3uul and the root letters are s, H and q, the word becomes masHuuq.
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 powder