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Lesson 52 – الدَّرْسُ الثَّاني وَالْخَمْسُونَ

The manqūŝ Noun  الاسـم المَنْقُوص

Dual and Plural Forms of the Manqūŝ Noun - جَمْعُ وَتَثْنَيةُ الاسْمِ المَنْقُوصِ

  •  Add the feminine suffix "ـة" /-ah or -at/ to form a feminine form of the manqūŝ noun.
  • Add the dual suffix "انِ" /-āni/ (in the nominative case) or "ـينِ" /-ayni/ (in the accusative and genitive cases) for the dual form of the manqūŝ noun.
  • Add the plural masculine suffix "ـونَ" /-ūna/ (in the nominative case) or "ـينَ" /-īna/ (in the accusative and genitive cases) and the plural feminine suffix "ات" /-āt/ to form the plural form of the manqūŝ noun, unless the plural of the word is irregular.
  • Study the following examples:





Singular lesson image


السَّاعونَ إلى الخَيْرِ رِجالٌ كُرَمَاءُ


السَّاعيانِ إلى الخَيْرِ رَجُلانِ كَرِيمانِ


السَّاعي إلى الخَيْرِ رَجُلٌ كَرِيمٌ

/al-sāξī/ lesson image


هَؤُلاءِ قَاضُونَ


هَذانِ قاضِيَانِ


هَذا قاضٍ

/qâđīn/ lesson image


هَؤلاء الأَسَاتِذَةُ قَاسُونَ على طُلابِهِم


هَذانِ الأُسْتاذانِ قاسِيانِ عَلى طُلابِهما


هَذا الأُسْتاذُ قاسٍ على طُلابِهِ

/qâsin/ lesson image

Irregular plural

النَّوَادِي بَعِيدَةٌ عَن البَيْتِ


النَّادِيانِ بَعِيدانِ عَنِ البَيْتِ


النَّادِي بَعِيدٌ عَنِ البَيْتِ

/al-nādī/ lesson image


البُيُوتُ عالِيَةٌ


البَيْتانِ عَالِيانِ


البَيْتُ عالٍ

/ξāli-n/ lesson image


الأَثْوَابُ غَالِيَةٌ


الثَّوْبانِ غَالِيَانِ


الثَّوْبُ غَالٍ

/ghâli-n/ lesson image


هَؤُلاءِ قَاضِياتٌ عَادِلاتٌ


هَاتانِ قاضِيتانِ عادِلتانِ


هَذِهِ قاضِيَةٌ عَادِلَةٌ

/qâđi-yat-tun/ lesson image


  هذهِ حَقِيباتٌ بَالِياتٌ


هَاتَانِ حَقِيبَتانِ بَالِيتَانِ


هَذِه حَقِيبَةٌ بَالِيَةٌ



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