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Quran Dictionary - ك ه ن


The triliteral root kāf hā nūn (ك ه ن) occurs twice in the Quran as the noun kāhin (كَاهِن). 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.


(52:29:6) bikāhinina soothsayer فَذَكِّرْ فَمَا أَنْتَ بِنِعْمَتِ رَبِّكَ بِكَاهِنٍ وَلَا مَجْنُونٍ
(69:42:3) kāhinin(of) a soothsayer وَلَا بِقَوْلِ كَاهِنٍ قَلِيلًا مَا تَذَكَّرُونَ

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