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Quran Dictionary - غ ي ض


The triliteral root ghayn yā ḍād (غ ي ض) occurs twice in the Quran as the form I verb ghīḍa (غِيضَ). 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 I) - to subside, to fall short

(11:44:7) waghīḍaAnd subsided وَغِيضَ الْمَاءُ وَقُضِيَ الْأَمْرُ وَاسْتَوَتْ عَلَى الْجُودِيِّ
(13:8:8) taghīḍufall short اللَّهُ يَعْلَمُ مَا تَحْمِلُ كُلُّ أُنْثَىٰ وَمَا تَغِيضُ الْأَرْحَامُ وَمَا تَزْدَادُ

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