Arabic for scent

3iTr
ﻋِﻄﺮ
scent – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for scent is pronounced 3iTr and written ﻋِﻄﺮ.

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The Arabic word word for scent can also be conjugated:

3uTuur
ﻋُﻄُﻮﺭ
scent – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word scent

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.

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All letters in scent

ﻋِﻄﺮ
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 i that is written as the sign ِ under 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 letter ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻋِﻄﺮ and pronounced 3iTr.
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

fi3l becomes 3iTr

We have seen that the Arabic word for scent is written ﻋِﻄﺮ and pronounced 3iTr. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fi3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fi3l and the root letters are 3, T and r, the word becomes 3iTr.
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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