Arabic for mosque

jaami3
ﺟَﺎﻣِﻊ
mosque – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for mosque is pronounced jaami3 and written ﺟَﺎﻣِﻊ.

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The Arabic word word for mosque can also be conjugated:

jiwaami3
ﺟِﻮَﺍﻣِﻊ
mosque – maskulinum plural
Category: religion
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: active participle
Important letters:
The root of the word mosque consists of the three Arabic letters jim that is written ﺝ and pronounced j, mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m och ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to mosque

All letters in mosque

ﺟَﺎﻣِﻊ
ﺟـ
ـﺎ
ﻣـ
ـﻊ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺎ
ﻣـ
ـﻊ
 
ﺟـ
ـﺠـ
ـﺞ
ـﺎ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
jim
j
alef
mim
m
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for mosque consists of: The letter jim that is written ﺝ ( here ﺟـ ) and pronounced j 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m 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 ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ـﻊ ) and pronounced 3 and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺟَﺎﻣِﻊ and pronounced jaami3.
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 mosque

faa3il becomes jaami3

We have seen that the Arabic word for mosque is written ﺟَﺎﻣِﻊ and pronounced jaami3. It follows the pattern active participle form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure faa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is faa3il and the root letters are j, m and 3, the word becomes jaami3.
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 mosque