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Quran Dictionary - ض أ ن


The triliteral root ḍād hamza nūn (ض أ ن) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun ḍan (ضَّأْن). 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.


(6:143:4) l-ḍanithe sheep ثَمَانِيَةَ أَزْوَاجٍ مِنَ الضَّأْنِ اثْنَيْنِ وَمِنَ الْمَعْزِ اثْنَيْنِ

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