The Arabic letter Haa هـ is the 26th letter in the Arabic alphabet. It has the shape of two small circles with a short line left, or the shape of one single circle. In addition to the isolated form, this letter has 3 forms in an Arabic word.
The shapes of the letter Haa هـ:
How to pronounce Haa هـ?
The pronunciation of the letter Haa هـ is similar to the pronunciation of the English letter H. To pronounce Haa هـ, simply pass the air through your mouth.
Examples of words with Haa هـ:
Here are some examples of the letter Haa هـ at the beginning, middle, and end of the word:
The initial Haa هـ:
The middle Haa هـ:
The terminal Haa هـ:
The letter Haa هـ with the Harakat حركات:
The letter Haa هـ with fat.ha فتحة:
The letter Haa هـ with the Damma ضمة:
|هُدهُد||Hoopoe (a bird)||Hudhud|
The letter Haa هـ with Kasra كسرة:
The letter Haa هـ with Sukuun سكون:
The letter Haa هـ is one of the easy Arabic letters which are not difficult to pronounce, as its sound exists in many other languages. The pronunciation of Haa هـ is so close to the pronunciation of the letter Haa ح. However, it is deeper. It is important to practice pronouncing these two letters to find out the difference between them while reading or listening.
The shape of Haa هـ is not similar to any other Arabic letter.
FAQ about the letter Haa هـ:
What is the difference between the pronunciation Haa هـ and Haa ح?
Haa هـ is softer and corresponds to the English H, meanwhile, ح is more glottal, and produced by the glottis.
Is Haa هـ written on or over the line?
Haa هـ is written on the line, but if the following letter is written over the line, you should write Haa هـ over the line as well.
Is Haa هـ a sun or moon letter?
Haa هـ is a moon letter, so the Lam ل in الـ is pronounced when it is followed by Haa هـ.