Arabic for despise, disdain

Haqara
ﺣَﻘَﺮَ
despise, disdain – past tense he
yaHqiru
ﻳَﺤﻘِﺮُ
despise, disdain – present tense he

The Arabic verb for despise, disdain is written ﺣَﻘَﺮَ and pronunced Haqara in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﺤﻘِﺮُ and pronounced yaHqiru. See more conjugations

About the audio files
Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Do you want to help arabic.fi?
We have thousands of words and almost two thousand phrases with detailed information, grammar lessons and many other resources. Everything is free to use. With your help, this website can be even better.
Read more here

Important letters:
The root of the word despise, disdain consists of three Arabic letters: Ha that is written and pronounced H, qaf that is written and pronounced q and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to despise, disdain

All letters in despise, disdain

ﺣَﻘَﺮَ
ﺣـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺣـ
ـﻘـ
ـﺮ
 
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ـﺮ
 
Ha
H
qaf
q
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for despise, disdain consists of: The letter Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ﺣـ ) 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 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 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 ﺣَﻘَﺮَ and pronounced Haqara.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
Learn how to write with Arabic letters

The pattern for despise, disdain

fa3ala becomes Haqara

We have seen that the Arabic word for despise, disdain is written ﺣَﻘَﺮَ and pronounced Haqara. 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 H, q and r, the word becomes Haqara.
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 despise, disdain

Conjugations of despise, disdain

past tense
present tense
he
Haqara
ﺣَﻘَﺮَ
he - past tense
yaHqiru
ﻳَﺤﻘِﺮُ
he - present tense
she
Haqarat
ﺣَﻘَﺮَﺕ
she - past tense
taHqiru
ﺗَﺤﻘِﺮُ
she - present tense
I
Haqartu
ﺣَﻘَﺮﺕُ
I - past tense
'aHqiru
ﺃَﺣﻘِﺮُ
I - present tense