The Poor

fā qāf rā l-faqra (noun, masculine) = the poverty l-fuqarāa, l-fuqarāi, l-fuqarāu = (noun, masculine plural) = the poor Surah Al-Baqarah 268 al-shayṭānu yaʿidukumu l-faqra wayamurukum bil-faḥshāi wal-lahu yaʿidukum maghfiratan min'hu wafaḍlan wal-lahu wāsiʿun ʿalīmun Satan threatens you with poverty and orders you to immorality, while Allah promises you forgiveness from Him and bounty. And Allah …

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The Women (2)

Surah Ali 'Imran 35-37 (Remember) when the wife of 'Imran said: "O my Lord! I have vowed to You what (the child that) is in my womb to be dedicated for Your services, so accept this, from me. Verily, You are the All-Hearer, the All-Knowing." When the child was delivered, she said, "My Lord, I …

Success (2)

  Narrated Talha bin 'Ubaidullah: A man from Najd with unkempt hair came to Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) and we heard his loud voice but could not understand what he was saying, till he came near and then we came to know that he was asking about Islam. Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) said, "You have to offer …

The Women

nūn sīn wāw l-nisāi, l-nisāa (noun, feminine plural) = the women mīm rā hamza im’ra-atun, im’ra-atan (noun, feminine) = a woman im’ra-atu, im’ra-ata (noun, feminine) = the wife bā nūn yā ib’nata (noun, feminine) = the daughter   Surah Ali 'Imran 42 wa-idh  qālati  l-malāikatu  yāmaryamu  inna  l-laha  iṣ'ṭafāki  waṭahharaki  wa-iṣ'ṭafāki  ʿalā  nisāi   l-ʿālamīna And …

Success

Derived from fā wāw zāy fāza (verb) = to attain success l-fawzu (noun, masculine) = the success, the attainment l-fāizūna = the achievers, the successful ones Surah  Al-Aḥzāb 71 yuṣ'liḥ  lakum  aʿmālakum  wayaghfir  lakum  dhunūbakum  waman  yuṭiʿi  l-laha warasūlahu  faqad  fāza  fawzan  ʿaẓīman He (Allah) will [then] amend for you your deeds and forgive you your …

Denial

kāf dhāl bā kadhabū, kadhaba (verb) = to deny, to reject, to lie about l-mukadhibīna, l-mukadhibūna = those who deny, those who reject l-kādhibīna, l-kādhibūna = the liars   Surah Qaf 12-14 kadhabat   qablahum   qawmu   nūḥin   wa-aṣḥābu   l-rasi    wathamūdu The people of Nuh, the companions of Ar-Rass and the …

The Sacrifice (2)

dhāl bā ḥā dhib'ḥin (noun, masculine) = sacrifice adhbaḥu (verb) = to sacrifice Surah As-ṣāfāt 100-113 : rabbi   hab   lī    mina    l-ṣāliḥīna My Lord, grant me [a child] from among the righteous." fabasharnāhu    bighulāmin    ḥalīmin So We gave him good tidings of a forbearing boy (Ishmail) falammā   balagha …

The Sacrifice

hā dāl yā l-hadyi, l-hadyu, l-hadya (masculine noun) = the sacrifice, the offering Surah  Al-Māidah 97 : jaʿala    l-lahu    l-kaʿbata   l-bayta    l-ḥarāma    qiyāman    lilnnāsi    wal-shahra    l-ḥarāma    wal-hadya     wal-qalāida Allah has made the Ka‘bah, the Sacred House, standing for the people and [has sanctified] the …

Mercy of Allah (2)

Surah Al-Baqarah 105 : mā   yawaddu   alladhīna   kafarū   min   ahli   l-kitābi   walā   l-mush'rikīna   an   yunazzala   ʿalaykum   min   khayrin   min   rabbikum Those who disbelieve, from the People of the Scripture or from the polytheists, do not wish that any good should …