Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage

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ن/ك/صn–k–ṣ
(52 words)

to withdraw, to reverse, to show reluctance, to recoil, to lose heart. Of this root, نَكَصَ nakaṣa, occurs twice in …

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Badawi, Elsaid M. and Abdel Haleem, Muhammad, “ن/ك/ص   n–k–ṣ”, in: Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, Edited by: Elsaid M. Badawi, Muhammad Abdel Haleem. Consulted online on 18 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_dqu_SIM_001744>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004149489, 20101119



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