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Quran Dictionary - ق س س


The triliteral root qāf sīn sīn (ق س س) occurs only once in the Quran, as the noun qissīsīn (قِسِّيسِين). 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.


(5:82:22) qissīsīna(are) priests ذَٰلِكَ بِأَنَّ مِنْهُمْ قِسِّيسِينَ وَرُهْبَانًا وَأَنَّهُمْ لَا يَسْتَكْبِرُونَ

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