Arabic for honey

3asal
ﻋَﺴَﻞ
honey – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for honey is pronounced 3asal and written ﻋَﺴَﻞ.

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The Arabic word word for honey can also be conjugated:

3usuul
ﻋُﺴُﻮﻝ
honey – maskulinum plural
Category: food
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word honey

Important letters:
The root of the word honey consists of the three Arabic letters ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3, sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in honey

ﻋَﺴَﻞ
ﻋـ
ـﺴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻋـ
ـﺴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
ayn
3
sin
s
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for honey 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 sin that is written ﺱ ( here ـﺴـ ) and pronounced s 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻋَﺴَﻞ and pronounced 3asal.
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 honey

fa3al becomes 3asal

We have seen that the Arabic word for honey is written ﻋَﺴَﻞ and pronounced 3asal. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3al where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3al and the root letters are 3, s and l, the word becomes 3asal.
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 honey