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Quran Dictionary - أ و ه


The triliteral root hamza wāw hā (أ و ه) occurs twice in the Quran as the noun awwāh (أَوَّٰه). 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.


(9:114:21) la-awwāhun(was) compassionate إِنَّ إِبْرَاهِيمَ لَأَوَّاهٌ حَلِيمٌ
(11:75:4) awwāhunimploring إِنَّ إِبْرَاهِيمَ لَحَلِيمٌ أَوَّاهٌ مُنِيبٌ

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