Arabic for afternoon, era, period

3aSr
ﻋَﺼﺮ
afternoon, era, period – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for afternoon, era, period is pronounced 3aSr and written ﻋَﺼﺮ.

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The Arabic word word for afternoon, era, period can also be conjugated:

3uSuur
ﻋُﺼُﻮﺭ
afternoon, era, period – maskulinum plural
Category: time
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word afternoon, era, period

Important letters:
The root of the word afternoon, era, period consists of the three Arabic letters ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3, Sad that is written ﺹ and pronounced S och ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in afternoon, era, period

ﻋَﺼﺮ
ﻋـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻋـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
ﺻـ
ـﺼـ
ـﺺ
ـﺮ
 
ayn
3
Sad
S
ra
r
 
 
The Arabic word for afternoon, era, period consists of: The letter ayn that is written ﻉ ( here ﻋـ ) and pronounced 3 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 Sad that is written ﺹ ( here ـﺼـ ) and pronounced S and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻋَﺼﺮ and pronounced 3aSr.
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 afternoon, era, period

fa3l becomes 3aSr

We have seen that the Arabic word for afternoon, era, period is written ﻋَﺼﺮ and pronounced 3aSr. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are 3, S and r, the word becomes 3aSr.
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

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