Jazm or Sukoon (ـــْــ)
- Jazm is the state of a letter without a short vowel. Since letters without a vowel cannot be recited by themselves, they are recited with a voweled letter.
- The symbol for jazm is a small circle, or zero, written above the letter (ــْـ)
- The symbol is called jazm or sukoon, and the letter it is on is called sakin.
- Sakin letter cannot begin a word.
- They cannot be recited alone without a letter before them
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