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Quran Dictionary - ج ذ ذ


The triliteral root jīm dhāl dhāl (ج ذ ذ) occurs twice in the Quran, in two derived forms:

  • once as the noun judhādh (جُذَٰذ)
  • once as the passive participle majdhūdh (مَجْذُوذ)

The translations below are brief glosses intended as a guide to meaning. An Arabic word may have a range of meanings depending on context. Click on a word for more linguistic information, or to suggestion a correction.


(21:58:2) judhādhan(into) pieces فَجَعَلَهُمْ جُذَاذًا إِلَّا كَبِيرًا لَهُمْ لَعَلَّهُمْ إِلَيْهِ يَرْجِعُونَ

Passive participle

(11:108:18) majdhūdhininterrupted خَالِدِينَ فِيهَا مَا دَامَتِ السَّمَاوَاتُ وَالْأَرْضُ إِلَّا مَا شَاءَ رَبُّكَ عَطَاءً غَيْرَ مَجْذُوذٍ

See Also

Language Research Group
University of Leeds