Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage

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ج/و/سj–w–s
(73 words)

to rummage, to peer about, to play havoc, to overrun; to investigate, to spy. Of this root, جَاسَ jāsa occurs once in …

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Badawi, Elsaid M. and Abdel Haleem, Muhammad, “ج/و/س   j–w–s”, in: Dictionary of Qurʾanic Usage, Edited by: Elsaid M. Badawi, Muhammad Abdel Haleem. Consulted online on 23 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_dqu_SIM_000375>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004149489, 20101119



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