Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage

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ش/ﻫ/وsh–h–w
(158 words)

to desire, to long for, to lust after; to resemble. Of this root, three forms occur 13 times in the Qur’an: اشْتَهى ʾishta…

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Badawi, Elsaid M. and Abdel Haleem, Muhammad, “ش/ﻫ/و   sh–h–w”, in: Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, Edited by: Elsaid M. Badawi, Muhammad Abdel Haleem. Consulted online on 17 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_dqu_SIM_000940>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004149489, 20101119



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