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"the house"

Translation:اَلْبَيْت

August 23, 2019

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What is the glyph above ا? Is it fatha? If so, the sound becomes "aaa"?


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It is fatha indeed but I'm not sure why they added it here in fact. Usually we don't add fatha there because it is understood that this is "AL" for defining the noun. It wouldn't change anything anyway; The sound is still short "a".

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