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Quran Dictionary - أ ر ك


The triliteral root hamza rā kāf (أ ر ك) occurs five times in the Quran as the noun arāik (أَرَآئِك). 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 - couches, thrones

(18:31:24) l-arāikiadorned couches مُتَّكِئِينَ فِيهَا عَلَى الْأَرَائِكِ نِعْمَ الثَّوَابُ
(36:56:6) l-arāiki[the] couches هُمْ وَأَزْوَاجُهُمْ فِي ظِلَالٍ عَلَى الْأَرَائِكِ مُتَّكِئُونَ
(76:13:4) l-arāikicouches مُتَّكِئِينَ فِيهَا عَلَى الْأَرَائِكِ لَا يَرَوْنَ فِيهَا شَمْسًا وَلَا زَمْهَرِيرًا
(83:23:2) l-arāikithrones عَلَى الْأَرَائِكِ يَنْظُرُونَ
(83:35:2) l-arāikithe thrones عَلَى الْأَرَائِكِ يَنْظُرُونَ

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