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Quran Dictionary - أ ف ق


The triliteral root hamza fā qāf (أ ف ق) occurs three times in the Quran as the noun ufuq (أُفُق). 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.

Noun - horizon

(41:53:4) l-āfāqithe horizons سَنُرِيهِمْ آيَاتِنَا فِي الْآفَاقِ وَفِي أَنْفُسِهِمْ
(53:7:2) bil-ufuqi(was) in the horizon وَهُوَ بِالْأُفُقِ الْأَعْلَىٰ
(81:23:3) bil-ufuqiin the horizon وَلَقَدْ رَآهُ بِالْأُفُقِ الْمُبِينِ

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