The triliteral root qāf wāw bā (ق و ب) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun qāb (قَاب). 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.
|(53:9:2) qāba||(at) a distance||فَكَانَ قَابَ قَوْسَيْنِ أَوْ أَدْنَىٰ|
- Lane's Lexicon - Classical Arabic dictionary