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Quran Dictionary - غ ط ش


The triliteral root ghayn ṭā shīn (غ ط ش) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form IV verb aghṭasha (أَغْطَشَ). 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.

Verb (form IV) - to darken

(79:29:1) wa-aghṭashaAnd He darkened وَأَغْطَشَ لَيْلَهَا وَأَخْرَجَ ضُحَاهَا

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