The triliteral root sīn fā ʿayn (س ف ع) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form I verb nasfaʿan (نَسْفَعًۢ). 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.
Verb (form I) - to drag
|(96:15:5) lanasfaʿan||surely We will drag him||كَلَّا لَئِنْ لَمْ يَنْتَهِ لَنَسْفَعًا بِالنَّاصِيَةِ|
- Lane's Lexicon - Classical Arabic dictionary