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Quran Dictionary - ل م ح


The triliteral root lām mīm ḥā (ل م ح) occurs twice in the Quran as the noun lamḥ (لَمْح). 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.


(16:77:9) kalamḥias a twinkling وَمَا أَمْرُ السَّاعَةِ إِلَّا كَلَمْحِ الْبَصَرِ أَوْ هُوَ أَقْرَبُ
(54:50:5) kalamḥinlike the twinkling وَمَا أَمْرُنَا إِلَّا وَاحِدَةٌ كَلَمْحٍ بِالْبَصَرِ

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