Arabic for copy

nuskha
ﻧُﺴﺨَﺔ
copy – feminine singular

The Arabic word for copy is pronounced nuskha and written ﻧُﺴﺨَﺔ.

The Arabic word word for copy can also be conjugated:

nusakh
ﻧُﺴَﺦ
copy – feminine plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word copy

Important letters:
The root of the word copy consists of three Arabic letters: nun that is written and pronounced n, sin that is written and pronounced s and kha that is written and pronounced kh. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to copy

All letters in copy

ﻧُﺴﺨَﺔ
ﻧـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺨـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻧـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺨـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻧـ
ـﻨـ
ـﻦ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﺧـ
ـﺨـ
ـﺦ
ـﺔ
 
nun
n
sin
s
kha
kh
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for copy consists of: The letter nun that is written ﻥ ( here ﻧـ ) and pronounced n and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel u 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 letter kha that is written ﺥ ( here ـﺨـ ) and pronounced kh 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 marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻧُﺴﺨَﺔ and pronounced nuskha.
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 copy

fu3la becomes nuskha

We have seen that the Arabic word for copy is written ﻧُﺴﺨَﺔ and pronounced nuskha. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fu3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fu3la and the root letters are n, s and kh, the word becomes nuskha.
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 copy