Arabic for defeat

hazm
ﻫَﺰﻡ
defeat – masculine singular

The Arabic word for defeat is pronounced hazm and written ﻫَﺰﻡ.

Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

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Important letters:
The root of the word defeat consists of three Arabic letters: ha that is written and pronounced h, zayn that is written and pronounced z and mim that is written and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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The word defeat letter by letter

ﻫَﺰﻡ
ﻫـ
ـﺰ
 
ﻫـ
ـﺰ
 
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ـﺰ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
ha
h
zayn
z
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for defeat consists of: The letter ha that is written ﻩ ( here ﻫـ ) and pronounced h 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 zayn that is written ﺯ ( here ـﺰ ) and pronounced z and is a part of the root of the word. The letter mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻫَﺰﻡ and pronounced hazm.
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 defeat

fa3l becomes hazm

We have seen that the Arabic word for defeat is written ﻫَﺰﻡ and pronounced hazm. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are h, z and m, the word becomes hazm.
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

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