Arabic for path

sabiil
ﺳَﺒِﻴﻞ
path – maskulinum

The Arabic word for path is pronounced sabiil and written ﺳَﺒِﻴﻞ.

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The Arabic word word for path can also be conjugated:

subul
ﺳُﺒُﻞ
path – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word path

Important letters:
The root of the word path consists of the three Arabic letters sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s, beh that is written ﺏ and pronounced b och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in path

ﺳَﺒِﻴﻞ
ﺳـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺒـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻞ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ﺑـ
ـﺒـ
ـﺐ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
 
sin
s
beh
b
ya
y
lam
l
 
 
The Arabic word for path 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 short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ ( here ـﻴـ ) and pronounced y. The letter lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻞ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﺒِﻴﻞ and pronounced sabiil.
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 path

fa3iil becomes sabiil

We have seen that the Arabic word for path is written ﺳَﺒِﻴﻞ and pronounced sabiil. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3iil where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3iil and the root letters are s, b and l, the word becomes sabiil.
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 path