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Quran Dictionary - و ص ب


The triliteral root wāw ṣād bā (و ص ب) occurs twice in the Quran as the active participle wāṣib (وَاصِب). 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

(16:52:8) wāṣibanconstantly وَلَهُ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ وَلَهُ الدِّينُ وَاصِبًا
(37:9:4) wāṣibunperpetual دُحُورًا وَلَهُمْ عَذَابٌ وَاصِبٌ

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