I decided to separate the Arabic alphabet and math parts from the main page
- ( www.kinberg.net/wordpress/stellan/arabic/ ) as the main page became to big and slow to load. You find the Arabic pages now at:
- Main page
- ( www.kinberg.net/wordpress/stellan/arabic/ )
- Arabic alphabet is in this page:
- Arabic math: www.kinberg.net/wordpress/stellan/arabic-math/
http://arabicreadingcourse.com/letters-menu.php explains the Arabic alphabet like Maha does in her video very well.
Here is a list with examples from the Quran Al-Fatiha with letter images borrowed from the arabicreadingcourse.com above:
The Arabic alphabet with example words
A funny way to learn the alphabet is this arabic Alphabet song.
I like this lessons that has good professional recommendations
This is a good reading training video
Short sowels are made with the Arabic signs Fatha, Khashar and Dhamma.
Tajweed free school has a good lesson about short vowels
There are three long vowels:
- Long alif – “alif madd”
if alif is preceded by a letter with fathah
- Long Yah – “Ya madd”
if yah is preceded by a letter with kashra
- Long Waw – “vaw madd”
if waw is preceded by a letter with dammah
The long vowel is read with the preceding letter as one syllable.
Tajweed free school has a good lesson about long vowels too: