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Quran Dictionary - ذ ب ذ ب


The quadriliteral root dhāl bā dhāl bā (ذ ب ذ ب) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form II passive participle mudhabdhabīn (مُّذَبْذَبِين). 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.

Passive participle (form II)

(4:143:1) mudhabdhabīnaWavering مُذَبْذَبِينَ بَيْنَ ذَٰلِكَ لَا إِلَىٰ هَٰؤُلَاءِ وَلَا إِلَىٰ هَٰؤُلَاءِ

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