The word 'NAQAS' is spelled as /nəˈkæs/ in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). It is a phonetic representation that helps to understand the pronunciation of the word. The word 'NAQAS' has roots in the Arabic language, and it means 'flawed' or 'imperfect.' The spelling of the word is unique and may be difficult to grasp for those who are unfamiliar with Arabic phonetics. However, the IPA transcription simplifies the pronunciation and makes it easier to understand for people of different linguistic backgrounds.