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Quran Dictionary - ز ه د


The triliteral root zāy hā dāl (ز ه د) occurs only once in the Quran, as the active participle zāhidīn (زَّٰهِدِين). 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.

Active participle

(12:20:9) l-zāhidīnathose keen to give up وَكَانُوا فِيهِ مِنَ الزَّاهِدِينَ

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