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Quran Dictionary - غ م ض


The triliteral root ghayn mīm ḍād (غ م ض) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form IV verb tugh'miḍu (تُغْمِضُ). 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 close

(2:267:23) tugh'miḍū(with) close(d) eyes وَلَسْتُمْ بِآخِذِيهِ إِلَّا أَنْ تُغْمِضُوا فِيهِ

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