The triliteral root ʿayn yā bā (ع ي ب) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form I verb aʿība (أَعِيبَ). The translation below is a brief gloss intended as a guide to meaning. An Arabic word may have a range of meanings depending on context. Click on the word for more linguistic information, or to suggestion a correction.
Verb (form I) - to cause defect
|(18:79:10) aʿībahā||I cause defect (in) it||فَأَرَدْتُ أَنْ أَعِيبَهَا|
- Lane's Lexicon - Classical Arabic dictionary