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Quran Dictionary - س ل ق


The triliteral root sīn lām qāf (س ل ق) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form I verb salaqu (سَلَقُ). 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.

Verb (form I) - to smite

(33:19:19) salaqūkumthey smite you فَإِذَا ذَهَبَ الْخَوْفُ سَلَقُوكُمْ بِأَلْسِنَةٍ حِدَادٍ

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