Arabic for peace

salaam
ﺳَﻠَﺎﻡ
peace – maskulinum

The Arabic word for peace is pronounced salaam and written ﺳَﻠَﺎﻡ.

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Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word peace

Important letters:
The root of the word peace consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l och mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to peace

All letters in peace

ﺳَﻠَﺎﻡ
ﺳـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺎ
 
ﺳـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺎ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﺎ
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
 
sin
s
lam
l
alef
mim
m
 
 
The Arabic word for peace 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l 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 alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﻠَﺎﻡ and pronounced salaam.
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 peace

fa3aal becomes salaam

We have seen that the Arabic word for peace is written ﺳَﻠَﺎﻡ and pronounced salaam. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3aal where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3aal and the root letters are s, l and m, the word becomes salaam.
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 peace