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Quran Dictionary - خ ب ط


The triliteral root khā bā ṭā (خ ب ط) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form V verb yatakhabbaṭu (يَتَخَبَّطُ). 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 V) - to confound

(2:275:10) yatakhabbaṭuhuconfounds him الَّذِينَ يَأْكُلُونَ الرِّبَا لَا يَقُومُونَ إِلَّا كَمَا يَقُومُ الَّذِي يَتَخَبَّطُهُ الشَّيْطَانُ مِنَ الْمَسِّ

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