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Quran Dictionary - ل ح ي


The triliteral root lām ḥā yā (ل ح ي) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun liḥ'yat (لِحْيَت). 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.


(20:94:5) biliḥ'yatīby my beard قَالَ يَا ابْنَ أُمَّ لَا تَأْخُذْ بِلِحْيَتِي وَلَا بِرَأْسِي

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