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Quran Dictionary - و ق ذ


The triliteral root wāw qāf dhāl (و ق ذ) occurs only once in the Quran, as the passive participle mawqūdhat (مَوْقُوذَة). 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.

Passive participle

(5:3:13) wal-mawqūdhatuand that which is hit fatally حُرِّمَتْ عَلَيْكُمُ الْمَيْتَةُ وَالدَّمُ وَلَحْمُ الْخِنْزِيرِ وَمَا أُهِلَّ لِغَيْرِ اللَّهِ بِهِ وَالْمُنْخَنِقَةُ وَالْمَوْقُوذَةُ

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