Arabic for aim

hadafa
ﻫَﺪَﻑَ
aim – past tense he
yahdifu
ﻳَﻬﺪِﻑُ
aim – present tense he

The Arabic verb for aim is written ﻫَﺪَﻑَ and pronunced hadafa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﻬﺪِﻑُ and pronounced yahdifu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word aim

Important letters:
The root of the word aim consists of three Arabic letters: ha that is written and pronounced h, dal that is written and pronounced d and fa that is written and pronounced f. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Word related to aim

All letters in aim

ﻫَﺪَﻑَ
ﻫـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻫـ
ـﺪ
 
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ـﺪ
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
 
ha
h
dal
d
fa
f
 
 
The Arabic word for aim consists of: The letter ha that is written ﻩ ( here ﻫـ ) 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 dal that is written ﺩ ( here ـﺪ ) and pronounced d 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 fa that is written ﻑ 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. Therefore, the word is writen ﻫَﺪَﻑَ and pronounced hadafa.
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 aim

fa3ala becomes hadafa

We have seen that the Arabic word for aim is written ﻫَﺪَﻑَ and pronounced hadafa. 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, d and f, the word becomes hadafa.
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 aim

Conjugations of aim

past tense
present tense
he
hadafa
ﻫَﺪَﻑَ
he - past tense
yahdifu
ﻳَﻬﺪِﻑُ
he - present tense
she
hadafat
ﻫَﺪَﻓَﺖ
she - past tense
tahdifu
ﺗَﻬﺪِﻑُ
she - present tense
I
hadaftu
ﻫَﺪَﻓﺖُ
I - past tense
'ahdifu
ﺃَﻫﺪِﻑُ
I - present tense