Kasra definition

In Arabic script, the vowel point for "i", appearing as a small diagonal line placed below a letter: ـِ and designating a short /i/. If the Arabic letter ي (yā’) immediately follows, it indicates a long /ī/.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of kasra - kasrah

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
kasra
Plural:
kasras

Origin of kasra

  • From Arabic كسرة (kásra), from the primitive root كسر (kásara, “to break, fracture”).

    From Wiktionary