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Quran Dictionary - س ك ت


The triliteral root sīn kāf tā (س ك ت) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form I verb sakata (سَكَتَ). 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 calm

(7:154:2) sakatawas calmed وَلَمَّا سَكَتَ عَنْ مُوسَى الْغَضَبُ أَخَذَ الْأَلْوَاحَ

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