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Quran Dictionary - ل ق م


The triliteral root lām qāf mīm (ل ق م) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form VIII verb al'taqama (ٱلْتَقَمَ). 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 VIII) - to swallow

(37:142:1) fal-taqamahuThen swallowed him فَالْتَقَمَهُ الْحُوتُ وَهُوَ مُلِيمٌ

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