Arabic for nature

Tabii3a
ﻃَﺒِﻴﻌَﺔ
nature – feminine singular

The Arabic word for nature is pronounced Tabii3a and written ﻃَﺒِﻴﻌَﺔ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word nature

Important letters:
The root of the word nature consists of three Arabic letters: Ta that is written and pronounced T, beh that is written and pronounced b and ayn that is written and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to nature

All letters in nature

ﻃَﺒِﻴﻌَﺔ
ﻃـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻃـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻌـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ـﺔ
 
Ta
T
beh
b
ya
y
ayn
3
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for nature consists of: The letter Ta that is written ﻁ ( here ﻃـ ) 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 beh that is written ﺏ ( here ـﺒـ ) and pronounced b 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻌـ ) and pronounced 3 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 ﻃَﺒِﻴﻌَﺔ and pronounced Tabii3a.
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 nature

fa3iila becomes Tabii3a

We have seen that the Arabic word for nature is written ﻃَﺒِﻴﻌَﺔ and pronounced Tabii3a. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iila where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iila and the root letters are T, b and 3, the word becomes Tabii3a.
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