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Quran Dictionary - ن ف ح


The triliteral root nūn fā ḥā (ن ف ح) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun nafḥat (نَفْحَة). 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.


(21:46:3) nafḥatuna whiff وَلَئِنْ مَسَّتْهُمْ نَفْحَةٌ مِنْ عَذَابِ رَبِّكَ لَيَقُولُنَّ يَا وَيْلَنَا إِنَّا كُنَّا ظَالِمِينَ

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