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Quran Dictionary - ب ه ج


The triliteral root bā hā jīm (ب ه ج) occurs three times in the Quran, in two derived forms:

  • once as the noun bahjat (بَهْجَة)
  • twice as the adjective bahīj (بَهِيج)

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.


(27:60:14) bahjatinof beauty (and delight) فَأَنْبَتْنَا بِهِ حَدَائِقَ ذَاتَ بَهْجَةٍ


(22:5:69) bahījinbeautiful اهْتَزَّتْ وَرَبَتْ وَأَنْبَتَتْ مِنْ كُلِّ زَوْجٍ بَهِيجٍ
(50:7:11) bahījinbeautiful وَأَلْقَيْنَا فِيهَا رَوَاسِيَ وَأَنْبَتْنَا فِيهَا مِنْ كُلِّ زَوْجٍ بَهِيجٍ

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