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Quran Dictionary - ل ق ط


The triliteral root lām qāf ṭā (ل ق ط) occurs twice in the Quran as the form VIII verb al'taqaṭa (ٱلْتَقَطَ). 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 VIII) - to pick

(12:10:11) yaltaqiṭ'huwill pick him وَأَلْقُوهُ فِي غَيَابَتِ الْجُبِّ يَلْتَقِطْهُ بَعْضُ السَّيَّارَةِ
(28:8:1) fal-taqaṭahuThen picked him up فَالْتَقَطَهُ آلُ فِرْعَوْنَ لِيَكُونَ لَهُمْ عَدُوًّا وَحَزَنًا

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