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Allat (اللات)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Allat (اللات) is the name of a false pre-Islamic goddess mentioned in the Quran. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
False Deity
Allat (اللات)
Quranic Concept
CategoryFalse Deity

Allat is referred to in verse (53:19) of chapter (53) sūrat l-najm (The Star):

Sahih International: So have you considered al-Lat and al-'Uzza?

Visual Concept Map

The map below shows the part of the visual ontology for this concept. You can click on other concepts in the map for related information:

ConceptAfterlife LocationLocationAl-UzzaFalse DeityAllah's ThroneAllatGolden CalfIdolReligionIslamJudaismManatSabiansWaddYaghuthYauqZaburBaalMagians

Concept map for Allat. Related concepts are highlighted in blue.

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept allat:

(instance allat false-deity)

See Also

  • Verse List - Show other verses related to this concept in the Quran (1 occurance)
  • Al-lat - Wikipedia article
  • Quran Index - Index of Quranic concepts


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