The triliteral root mīm kāf thā (م ك ث) occurs seven times in the Quran, in three derived forms:
four times as the form I verb makatha (مَكَثَ)
once as the noun muk'th (مُكْث)
twice as the active participle mākithīn (مَّٰكِثِين)
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