The triliteral root shīn kāf wāw (ش ك و) occurs three times in the Quran, in three derived forms:
once as the form I verb ashkū (أَشْكُوا۟)
once as the form VIII verb tashtakī (تَشْتَكِىٓ)
once as the noun mish'kat (مِشْكَوٰة)
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