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Quran Dictionary - ه ي ج


The triliteral root hā yā jīm (ه ي ج) occurs twice in the Quran as the form I verb yahīju (يَهِيجُ). 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 wither, to dry

(39:21:20) yahījuthey wither ثُمَّ يَهِيجُ فَتَرَاهُ مُصْفَرًّا ثُمَّ يَجْعَلُهُ حُطَامًا
(57:20:20) yahījuit dries ثُمَّ يَهِيجُ فَتَرَاهُ مُصْفَرًّا ثُمَّ يَكُونُ حُطَامًا

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