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Quran Dictionary - ك و ب


The triliteral root kāf wāw bā (ك و ب) occurs four times in the Quran as the noun akwāb (أَكْوَاب). 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.


(43:71:6) wa-akwābinand cups يُطَافُ عَلَيْهِمْ بِصِحَافٍ مِنْ ذَهَبٍ وَأَكْوَابٍ
(56:18:1) bi-akwābinWith vessels بِأَكْوَابٍ وَأَبَارِيقَ
(76:15:6) wa-akwābinand cups وَيُطَافُ عَلَيْهِمْ بِآنِيَةٍ مِنْ فِضَّةٍ وَأَكْوَابٍ كَانَتْ قَوَارِيرَا
(88:14:1) wa-akwābunAnd cups وَأَكْوَابٌ مَوْضُوعَةٌ

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