Arabic for understood

muTalla3
ﻣُﻄَﻠَّﻊ
understood – masculine singular

The Arabic word for understood is pronounced muTalla3 and written ﻣُﻄَﻠَّﻊ.

Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: passive participle
Important letters:
The root of the word understood consists of three Arabic letters: Ta that is written and pronounced T, lam that is written and pronounced l and ayn that is written and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to understood

All letters in understood

ﻣُﻄَﻠَّﻊ
ﻣـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻊ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻊ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
mim
m
Ta
T
lam
l
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for understood consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel u that is written as the sign ُ above the letter. The letter Ta that is written ﻁ ( here ـﻄـ ) and pronounced T 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻊ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣُﻄَﻠَّﻊ and pronounced muTalla3.
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 understood

mufa33al becomes muTalla3

We have seen that the Arabic word for understood is written ﻣُﻄَﻠَّﻊ and pronounced muTalla3. It follows the pattern passive participle form 2. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure mufa33al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is mufa33al and the root letters are T, l and 3, the word becomes muTalla3.
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 understood