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Quran Dictionary - ح ت م


The triliteral root ḥā tā mīm (ح ت م) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun ḥatm (حَتْم). 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.


(19:71:8) ḥatmanan inevitability وَإِنْ مِنْكُمْ إِلَّا وَارِدُهَا كَانَ عَلَىٰ رَبِّكَ حَتْمًا مَقْضِيًّا

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