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Quran Dictionary - ك د ر


The triliteral root kāf dāl rā (ك د ر) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form VII verb inkadarat (ٱنكَدَرَتْ). 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 VII) - to fall and lose luster

(81:2:3) inkadaratfall, losing their luster وَإِذَا النُّجُومُ انْكَدَرَتْ

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