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Quran Dictionary - ل ذ ذ


The triliteral root lām dhāl dhāl (ل ذ ذ) occurs three times in the Quran, in two derived forms:

  • once as the form I verb taladhu (تَلَذُّ)
  • twice as the adjective ladhat (لَذَّة)

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 delight

(43:71:11) wataladhuand delights وَفِيهَا مَا تَشْتَهِيهِ الْأَنْفُسُ وَتَلَذُّ الْأَعْيُنُ وَأَنْتُمْ فِيهَا خَالِدُونَ


(37:46:2) ladhatindelicious بَيْضَاءَ لَذَّةٍ لِلشَّارِبِينَ
(47:15:21) ladhatindelicious وَأَنْهَارٌ مِنْ خَمْرٍ لَذَّةٍ لِلشَّارِبِينَ

See Also

Language Research Group
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