Arabic for salt

milH
ﻣِﻠﺢ
salt – maskulinum singular

The Arabic word for salt is pronounced milH and written ﻣِﻠﺢ.

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The Arabic word word for salt can also be conjugated:

'amlaaH
ﺃَﻣﻠَﺎﺡ
salt – maskulinum plural
Category: food
Part of speech: noun. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word salt

Important letters:
The root of the word salt consists of the three Arabic letters mim that is written ﻡ and pronounced m, lam that is written ﻝ and pronounced l och Ha that is written ﺡ and pronounced H. Words with the same root letters are often related.

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All letters in salt

ﻣِﻠﺢ
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺢ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻠـ
ـﺢ
 
ﻣـ
ـﻤـ
ـﻢ
ﻟـ
ـﻠـ
ـﻞ
ﺣـ
ـﺤـ
ـﺢ
 
mim
m
lam
l
Ha
H
 
 
The Arabic word for salt consists of: The letter mim that is written ﻡ ( here ﻣـ ) and pronounced m 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 lam that is written ﻝ ( here ـﻠـ ) and pronounced l and is a part of the root of the word. The letter Ha that is written ﺡ ( here ـﺢ ) and pronounced H and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﻣِﻠﺢ and pronounced milH.
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 salt

fi3l becomes milH

We have seen that the Arabic word for salt is written ﻣِﻠﺢ and pronounced milH. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fi3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fi3l and the root letters are m, l and H, the word becomes milH.
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 salt