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Quran Dictionary - ح و ب


The triliteral root ḥā wāw bā (ح و ب) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun ḥūb (حُوب). 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.


(4:2:15) ḥūbana sin وَلَا تَأْكُلُوا أَمْوَالَهُمْ إِلَىٰ أَمْوَالِكُمْ إِنَّهُ كَانَ حُوبًا كَبِيرًا

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