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Quran Dictionary - ل ه ب


The triliteral root lām hā bā (ل ه ب) occurs three times in the Quran as the noun lahab (لَهَب). 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.


(77:31:6) l-lahabithe flame لَا ظَلِيلٍ وَلَا يُغْنِي مِنَ اللَّهَبِ
(111:1:4) lahabinLahab تَبَّتْ يَدَا أَبِي لَهَبٍ وَتَبَّ
(111:3:4) lahabinBlazing Flames سَيَصْلَىٰ نَارًا ذَاتَ لَهَبٍ

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