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Quran Dictionary - ب س ل


The triliteral root bā sīn lām (ب س ل) occurs twice in the Quran as the form IV verb ub'silu (أُبْسِلُ). 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.

Verb (form IV) - to give up to destruction

(6:70:13) tub'salais given up to destruction وَذَكِّرْ بِهِ أَنْ تُبْسَلَ نَفْسٌ بِمَا كَسَبَتْ
(6:70:34) ub'silūare given to destruction أُولَٰئِكَ الَّذِينَ أُبْسِلُوا بِمَا كَسَبُوا لَهُمْ شَرَابٌ مِنْ حَمِيمٍ

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