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Quran Dictionary - ر و غ


The triliteral root rā wāw ghayn (ر و غ) occurs three times in the Quran as the form I verb rāgha (رَاغَ). 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 I) - to turn

(37:91:1) farāghaThen he turned فَرَاغَ إِلَىٰ آلِهَتِهِمْ فَقَالَ أَلَا تَأْكُلُونَ
(37:93:1) farāghaThen he turned فَرَاغَ عَلَيْهِمْ ضَرْبًا بِالْيَمِينِ
(51:26:1) farāghaThen he went فَرَاغَ إِلَىٰ أَهْلِهِ فَجَاءَ بِعِجْلٍ سَمِينٍ

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