Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage

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teeth of a saw, to cut; to trace; to be ungrateful. Of this root, أَشِرٌ ʾashir occurs twice in the Qur’an.

أَشِرٌ ʾashir

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Badawi, Elsaid M. and Abdel Haleem, Muhammad, “أ/ش/ر   ʾ–sh–r”, in: Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, Edited by: Elsaid M. Badawi, Muhammad Abdel Haleem. Consulted online on 20 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_dqu_SIM_000067>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004149489, 20101119

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