The triliteral root qāf bā ḍād (ق ب ض) occurs nine times in the Quran, in four derived forms:
five times as the form I verb qabaḍ (قَبَضْ)
once as the noun qabḍ (قَبْض)
twice as the noun qabḍat (قَبْضَة)
once as the passive participle maqbūḍat (مَّقْبُوضَة)
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.
Verb (form I) - to withhold, to withdraw, to close