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Quran Dictionary - ش أ م


The triliteral root shīn hamza mīm (ش أ م) occurs three times in the Quran as the noun mashamat (مَشْـَٔمَة). The translations below are brief glosses intended as a guide to meaning. An Arabic word may have a range of meanings depending on context. Click on a word for more linguistic information, or to suggestion a correction.


(56:9:2) l-mashamati(of) the left وَأَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ
(56:9:5) l-mashamati(of) the left مَا أَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ
(90:19:6) l-mashamati(of) the left (hand) وَالَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا بِآيَاتِنَا هُمْ أَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ

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