Arabic for pastry

faTiira
ﻓَﻄِﻴﺮَﺓ
pastry – feminine singular

The Arabic word for pastry is pronounced faTiira and written ﻓَﻄِﻴﺮَﺓ.

Category: food
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word pastry

Important letters:
The root of the word pastry consists of three Arabic letters: fa that is written and pronounced f, Ta that is written and pronounced T and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to pastry

All letters in pastry

ﻓَﻄِﻴﺮَﺓ
ﻓـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻴـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﻃـ
ـﻄـ
ـﻂ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ـﺮ
ـﺔ
 
fa
f
Ta
T
ya
y
ra
r
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for pastry consists of: The letter fa that is written ﻑ ( here ﻓـ ) and pronounced f 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 ﻁ ( here ـﻄـ ) 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 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. The letter ta marbuta that is written ﺓ and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﻓَﻄِﻴﺮَﺓ and pronounced faTiira.
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The pattern for pastry

fa3iila becomes faTiira

We have seen that the Arabic word for pastry is written ﻓَﻄِﻴﺮَﺓ and pronounced faTiira. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iila where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iila and the root letters are f, T and r, the word becomes faTiira.
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 pastry