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Quran Dictionary - س ه و


The triliteral root sīn hā wāw (س ه و) occurs twice in the Quran as the active participle sāhūn (سَاهُون). 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.

Active participle

(51:11:5) sāhūna(of) heedlessness الَّذِينَ هُمْ فِي غَمْرَةٍ سَاهُونَ
(107:5:5) sāhūna(are) neglectful الَّذِينَ هُمْ عَنْ صَلَاتِهِمْ سَاهُونَ

See Also

Language Research Group
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