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Quran Dictionary - ر ف ث

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The triliteral root rā fā thā (ر ف ث) occurs twice in the Quran as the noun rafath (رَفَث). 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.

Noun

(2:187:5) l-rafathu(is) the approach أُحِلَّ لَكُمْ لَيْلَةَ الصِّيَامِ الرَّفَثُ إِلَىٰ نِسَائِكُمْ
(2:197:9) rafathasexual relations فَمَنْ فَرَضَ فِيهِنَّ الْحَجَّ فَلَا رَفَثَ وَلَا فُسُوقَ وَلَا جِدَالَ فِي الْحَجِّ

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