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Quran Dictionary - خ ب و


The triliteral root khā bā wāw (خ ب و) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form I verb khabat (خَبَتْ). 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 subside

(17:97:25) khabatit subsides مَأْوَاهُمْ جَهَنَّمُ كُلَّمَا خَبَتْ زِدْنَاهُمْ سَعِيرًا

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