Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage

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ج/ف/أj–f–ʾ
(58 words)

scum, flotsam; corruption, falsehood; to cleanse, to uproot, to knock down. Of this root, جُفَاءٌ jufāʾ occurs once…

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Badawi, Elsaid M. and Abdel Haleem, Muhammad, “ج/ف/أ   j–f–ʾ”, in: Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, Edited by: Elsaid M. Badawi, Muhammad Abdel Haleem. Consulted online on 20 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_dqu_SIM_000347>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004149489, 20101119



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