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Quran Dictionary - غ ل ق


The triliteral root ghayn lām qāf (غ ل ق) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form II verb ghallaqati (غَلَّقَتِ). 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 II) - to close

(12:23:8) waghallaqatiAnd she closed وَغَلَّقَتِ الْأَبْوَابَ وَقَالَتْ هَيْتَ لَكَ

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