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Quran Dictionary - ق س ط س


The quadriliteral root qāf sīn ṭā sīn (ق س ط س) occurs twice in the Quran as the noun qis'ṭās (قِسْطَاس). 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.


(17:35:6) bil-qis'ṭāsiwith the balance وَأَوْفُوا الْكَيْلَ إِذَا كِلْتُمْ وَزِنُوا بِالْقِسْطَاسِ الْمُسْتَقِيمِ
(26:182:2) bil-qis'ṭāsiwith a balance وَزِنُوا بِالْقِسْطَاسِ الْمُسْتَقِيمِ

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