The triliteral root rā qāf dāl (ر ق د) occurs twice in the Quran, in two derived forms:
- once as the noun ruqūd (رُقُود)
- once as the noun marqad (مَّرْقَد)
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.
|(18:18:4) ruqūdun||(were) asleep||وَتَحْسَبُهُمْ أَيْقَاظًا وَهُمْ رُقُودٌ|
|(36:52:6) marqadinā||our sleeping place||قَالُوا يَا وَيْلَنَا مَنْ بَعَثَنَا مِنْ مَرْقَدِنَا|
- Lane's Lexicon - Classical Arabic dictionary