Arabic for place

mawqi3
ﻣَﻮﻗِﻊ
place – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for place is pronounced mawqi3 and written ﻣَﻮﻗِﻊ.

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The Arabic word word for place can also be conjugated:

mawaaqi3
ﻣَﻮَﺍﻗِﻊ
place – maskulinum plural
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: time and place noun

Using the word place

Important letters:
The root of the word place consists of the three Arabic letters waw that is written ﻭ and pronounced w, qaf that is written ﻕ and pronounced q och ayn that is written ﻉ and pronounced 3. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to place

All letters in place

ﻣَﻮﻗِﻊ
ﻣـ
ـﻮ
ﻗـ
ـﻊ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻮ
ﻗـ
ـﻊ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ـﻮ
ﻗـ
ـﻘـ
ـﻖ
ﻋـ
ـﻌـ
ـﻊ
 
mim
m
waw
w
qaf
q
ayn
3
 
 
The Arabic word for place consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter waw that is written ﻭ ( here ـﻮ ) and pronounced w and is a part of the root of the word. The letter qaf that is written ﻕ ( here ﻗـ ) and pronounced q 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 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 ﻣَﻮﻗِﻊ and pronounced mawqi3.
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 place

maf3il becomes mawqi3

We have seen that the Arabic word for place is written ﻣَﻮﻗِﻊ and pronounced mawqi3. It follows the pattern time and place noun. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure maf3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is maf3il and the root letters are w, q and 3, the word becomes mawqi3.
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 place