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Quran Dictionary - م خ ض


The triliteral root mīm khā ḍād (م خ ض) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun makhāḍ (مَخَاض). The translation below is a brief gloss intended as a guide to meaning. An Arabic word may have a range of meanings depending on context. Click on the word for more linguistic information, or to suggestion a correction.


(19:23:2) l-makhāḍuthe pains of childbirth فَأَجَاءَهَا الْمَخَاضُ إِلَىٰ جِذْعِ النَّخْلَةِ

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