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Quran Dictionary - ه م س


The triliteral root hā mīm sīn (ه م س) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun hams (هَمْس). 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.


(20:108:13) hamsana faint sound وَخَشَعَتِ الْأَصْوَاتُ لِلرَّحْمَٰنِ فَلَا تَسْمَعُ إِلَّا هَمْسًا

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