Arabic for killed

qatiil
ﻗَﺘِﻴﻞ
killed – masculine singular

The Arabic word for killed is pronounced qatiil and written ﻗَﺘِﻴﻞ.

Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word killed

Important letters:
The root of the word killed consists of three Arabic letters: qaf that is written and pronounced q, ta that is written and pronounced t and lam that is written and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to killed

All letters in killed

ﻗَﺘِﻴﻞ
ﻗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
qaf
q
ta
t
ya
y
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for killed consists of: The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) 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 ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t 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 ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. 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 ﻗَﺘِﻴﻞ and pronounced qatiil.
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The pattern for killed

fa3iil becomes qatiil

We have seen that the Arabic word for killed is written ﻗَﺘِﻴﻞ and pronounced qatiil. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iil where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iil and the root letters are q, t and l, the word becomes qatiil.
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 killed