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Quran Dictionary - ز ر ي


The triliteral root zāy rā yā (ز ر ي) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form VIII verb tazdarī (تَزْدَرِىٓ). 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 VIII) - to look down

(11:31:17) tazdarīlook down upon وَلَا أَقُولُ لِلَّذِينَ تَزْدَرِي أَعْيُنُكُمْ لَنْ يُؤْتِيَهُمُ اللَّهُ خَيْرًا

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