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Quran Dictionary - ن ع ق


The triliteral root nūn ʿayn qāf (ن ع ق) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form I verb yanʿiqu (يَنْعِقُ). 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.

Verb (form I) - to shout

(2:171:6) yanʿiqushouts وَمَثَلُ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا كَمَثَلِ الَّذِي يَنْعِقُ بِمَا لَا يَسْمَعُ إِلَّا دُعَاءً وَنِدَاءً

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