Arabic for scent

3aTTara
ﻋَﻄَّﺮَ
scent – past tense he
yu3aTTiru
ﻳُﻌَﻄِّﺮُ
scent – present tense he

The Arabic verb for scent is written ﻋَﻄَّﺮَ and pronunced 3aTTara in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳُﻌَﻄِّﺮُ och and pronounced yu3aTTiru. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb
Important letters:
The root of the word scent consists of the three Arabic letters ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3, Ta that is written ﻁ and pronounced T och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to scent

All letters in scent

ﻋَﻄَّﺮَ
ﻋـ
ـﻄـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻄـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ـﺮ
 
ayn
3
Ta
T
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for scent consists of: The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ﻋـ ) 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 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 ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r 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 ﻋَﻄَّﺮَ and pronounced 3aTTara.
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 scent

fa33ala becomes 3aTTara

We have seen that the Arabic word for scent is written ﻋَﻄَّﺮَ and pronounced 3aTTara. It follows the pattern verb form 2. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa33ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa33ala and the root letters are 3, T and r, the word becomes 3aTTara.
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

Conjugations of scent

past tense
present tense
he
3aTTara
ﻋَﻄَّﺮَ
he - past tense
yu3aTTiru
ﻳُﻌَﻄِّﺮُ
he - present tense
she
3aTTarat
ﻋَﻄَّﺮَﺕ
she - past tense
tu3aTTiru
ﺗُﻌَﻄِّﺮُ
she - present tense
I
3aTTartu
ﻋَﻄَّﺮﺕُ
I - past tense
'u3aTTiru
ﺃُﻋَﻄِّﺮُ
I - present tense