Arabic for scratch up

nakata
ﻧَﻜَﺖَ
scratch up – past tense he
yankutu
ﻳَﻨﻜُﺖُ
scratch up – present tense he

The Arabic verb for scratch up is written ﻧَﻜَﺖَ and pronunced nakata in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﻨﻜُﺖُ and pronounced yankutu. See more conjugations

Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb
Important letters:
The root of the word scratch up consists of three Arabic letters: nun that is written and pronounced n, kaf that is written and pronounced k and ta that is written and pronounced t. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to scratch up

All letters in scratch up

ﻧَﻜَﺖَ
ﻧـ
ـﻜـ
ـﺖ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻜـ
ـﺖ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
 
nun
n
kaf
k
ta
t
 
 
The Arabic word for scratch up consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n 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 kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ـﻜـ ) and pronounced k 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 that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺖ ) 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. Therefore, the word is writen ﻧَﻜَﺖَ and pronounced nakata.
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 scratch up

fa3ala becomes nakata

We have seen that the Arabic word for scratch up is written ﻧَﻜَﺖَ and pronounced nakata. It follows the pattern verb form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3ala and the root letters are n, k and t, the word becomes nakata.
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 scratch up

Conjugations of scratch up

past tense
present tense
he
nakata
ﻧَﻜَﺖَ
he - past tense
yankutu
ﻳَﻨﻜُﺖُ
he - present tense
she
nakatat
ﻧَﻜَﺘَﺖ
she - past tense
tankutu
ﺗَﻨﻜُﺖُ
she - present tense
I
nakattu
ﻧَﻜَﺖُّ
I - past tense
'ankutu
ﺃَﻧﻜُﺖُ
I - present tense