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Transliteration of the Arabic Letters

 

This is a transliteration:

Bismillahir-Rahmanir-Rahim . بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ

Arabic Letter

Pronunciation

English

English Example

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arabic Letter

Pronunciation

English

English Example

ء

Hamzah

Mu'min

ط

Ta'

T

Tie

ب

Ba'

B

Back

ظ

Dha'

DH

Though

ت

Ta'

T

Tie

ع

^ayn

^

^Aliy

ث

Tha'

Th

Tennis

غ

Ghayn

Gh

Ghadi

ج

Jim

J

Gym

ف

Fa'

F

Fear

ح

Ha'

H

Muhammad

ق

Qaf

Q

Quantity

خ

Kha'

Kh

Khalid

ك

Kaf

K

King

د

Dal

D

Desk

ل

Lam

L

Lantern

ذ

Dhal

Dh

The

م

Mim

M

Man

ر

Ra'

R

Rock

ن

Nun

N

Nation

ز

Zay

Z

Zebra

ه

Ha'

H

Home

س

Seen

S

Street

و

Waw

W

White

ش

Sheen

Sh

Shy

ى

Ya'

Y

Yard

ص

Sad

S

Sun

أ

Alif

A

Arabic

ض

Dad

D

Dog

ءا

Aa

A

Arabic

The Harakat (diacritics) الحركات

‘a’ after the letter

الفتحة - Fatha

 

a’ after the letter

Extended Alif - المد بالألف

‘u’ after the letter

Dammah - الضمة

 

u’ after the letter

Extended Wow - المد بالواو

i’ after the letter

Kassrah - الكسرة

 

i’ after the letter

Extended Ya' - المد بالياء

     

The letter is doubled

Shaddah الحرف المشدد