Arabic for open

fataHa
ﻓَﺘَﺢَ
open – past tense he
yaftaHu
ﻳَﻔﺘَﺢُ
open – present tense he

The Arabic verb for open is written ﻓَﺘَﺢَ and pronunced fataHa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳَﻔﺘَﺢُ och and pronounced yaftaHu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb

Using the word open

Important letters:
The root of the word open consists of the three Arabic letters fa that is written ﻑ and pronounced f, ta that is written ﺕ and pronounced t och Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to open

All letters in open

ﻓَﺘَﺢَ
ﻓـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺢ
 
ﻓـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺢ
 
ﻓـ
ـﻔـ
ـﻒ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
 
fa
f
ta
t
Ha
H
 
 
The Arabic word for open 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 ﺕ ( here ـﺘـ ) and pronounced t 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 Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ـﺢ ) 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. Therefore, the word is writen ﻓَﺘَﺢَ and pronounced fataHa.
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 open

fa3ala becomes fataHa

We have seen that the Arabic word for open is written ﻓَﺘَﺢَ and pronounced fataHa. 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 f, t and H, the word becomes fataHa.
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 open

Conjugations of open

past tense
present tense
he
fataHa
ﻓَﺘَﺢَ
he - past tense
yaftaHu
ﻳَﻔﺘَﺢُ
he - present tense
she
fataHat
ﻓَﺘَﺤَﺖ
she - past tense
taftaHu
ﺗَﻔﺘَﺢُ
she - present tense
I
fataHtu
ﻓَﺘَﺤﺖُ
I - past tense
'aftaHu
ﺃَﻓﺘَﺢُ
I - present tense