Arabic for meal

'akla
ﺃَﻛﻠَﺔ
meal – femininum singular

The Arabic word for meal is pronounced 'akla and written ﺃَﻛﻠَﺔ.

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The Arabic word word for meal can also be conjugated:

'aklaat
ﺃَﻛﻠَﺎﺕ
meal – femininum plural
Category: food
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word meal

Important letters:
The root of the word meal consists of the three Arabic letters alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced ', kaf that is written ﻙ and pronounced k och lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to meal

All letters in meal

ﺃَﻛﻠَﺔ
ﻛـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ﻛـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺔ
 
ـﺄ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ـﺔ
 
alif hamza
'
kaf
k
lam
l
ta marbuta
 
 
The Arabic word for meal consists of: The letter alif hamza that is written ﺃ and pronounced ' 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 kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ﻛـ ) and pronounced k and is a part of the root of the word. 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 ta marbuta that is written ﺓ ( here ـﺔ ) and pronounced . Therefore, the word is writen ﺃَﻛﻠَﺔ and pronounced 'akla.
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 meal

fa3la becomes 'akla

We have seen that the Arabic word for meal is written ﺃَﻛﻠَﺔ and pronounced 'akla. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3la where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3la and the root letters are ', k and l, the word becomes 'akla.
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 meal