Arabic for drip, point

naqaTa
ﻧَﻘَﻂَ
drip, point – past tense he
yanquTu
ﻳَﻨﻘُﻂُ
drip, point – present tense he

The Arabic verb for drip, point is written ﻧَﻘَﻂَ and pronunced naqaTa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﻨﻘُﻂُ and pronounced yanquTu. See more conjugations

Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb
Important letters:
The root of the word drip, point consists of three Arabic letters: nun that is written and pronounced n, qaf that is written and pronounced q and Ta that is written and pronounced T. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to drip, point

All letters in drip, point

ﻧَﻘَﻂَ
ﻧـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻂ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻂ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
 
nun
n
qaf
q
Ta
T
 
 
The Arabic word for drip, point 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 qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ـﻘـ ) and pronounced q 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 ﻁ ( here ـﻂ ) 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 ﻧَﻘَﻂَ and pronounced naqaTa.
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 drip, point

fa3ala becomes naqaTa

We have seen that the Arabic word for drip, point is written ﻧَﻘَﻂَ and pronounced naqaTa. 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, q and T, the word becomes naqaTa.
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 drip, point

Conjugations of drip, point

past tense
present tense
he
naqaTa
ﻧَﻘَﻂَ
he - past tense
yanquTu
ﻳَﻨﻘُﻂُ
he - present tense
she
naqaTat
ﻧَﻘَﻄَﺖ
she - past tense
tanquTu
ﺗَﻨﻘُﻂُ
she - present tense
I
naqaTtu
ﻧَﻘَﻄﺖُ
I - past tense
'anquTu
ﺃَﻧﻘُﻂُ
I - present tense