Arabic for 7

sab3
ﺳَﺒﻊ
7 – masculine singular

The Arabic word for 7 is pronounced sab3 and written ﺳَﺒﻊ.

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Part of speech: numeral. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word 7

Important letters:
The root of the word 7 consists of three Arabic letters: sin that is written and pronounced s, beh that is written and pronounced b and ayn that is written and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to 7

All letters in 7

ﺳَﺒﻊ
ﺳـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻊ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻊ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
sin
s
beh
b
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for 7 consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s 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 beh that is written ﺏ ( here ـﺒـ ) and pronounced b and is a part of the root of the word. 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 ﺳَﺒﻊ and pronounced sab3.
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 7

fa3l becomes sab3

We have seen that the Arabic word for 7 is written ﺳَﺒﻊ and pronounced sab3. 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 s, b and 3, the word becomes sab3.
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 7