Root: و ث ن

Words from this Root in the Grand Qur’ān:

a) Total occurrences: 3 

b) No of constructions: 2 Noun

Lane's Lexicon: وَثَنٌ An idol.

Classical Lexicons

  • This is demonstration of respect for Allah's emblems;, and whoever inclines - incites himself to honour and glorify the Sanctifications of Allah the Exalted, thereby that act is the best for him in the consideration of his Sustainer Lord.

  • Know it, the Herbivorous mammals have been made permissible-lawful for you people —

  • Except those which are stated-read-told to you as non-permissible for eating —

  • Therefore, [following the foot steps of your father Iebra'heim علیہ السلام] you people diligently keep away - avoid the filth of all sorts of embedded idols - brain stagnation - rigidity with conjectures —

  • And you people avoid uttering the twisted - conjectural - false statement; [which causes confusing/brain scattering/disconcert/fidgeting-10:100] — [22:30]

Root: ز و ر

  • Those which you people are worshipping/demonstrating allegiance to other than Allah the Exalted are only still statues and you people create falsity."

  • It is certain that those which you people worship/demonstrate allegiance to other than Allah the Exalted they do not hold for you people the sustenance.

  • Therefore you people seek sustenance from Allah and be subservient/subject/allegiant to Him and express appreciation and gratitude for Him.

  • And you will be presented before Him [on day of Resurrection] for accountability. [29:17]

  • And [before alienating from them] he (Iebra'heim [alai'his'slaam])) said, "You people have purposely adopted sculpted still statues/idols as iela'aha/godheads besides Allah the Exalted only for mutual association in the life of this world.

  • Thereafter, on the Day of Rising some of you people will refute some others —

  • And some of you people will curse and condemn some others —

  • And the heated Hell-Prison will be the abode for you people —


  • And for you people there is none from the helpers". [29:25]



Noun: Indefinite; broken plural; feminine; accusative. (1)29:17(2)29:25=2

                                           اسم: منصوب-جمع مكسر مؤنث


Noun: Definite; broken plural; feminine; genitive. (1)22:30=1

                            اسم:معرفہ باللام-مجرور--جمع مكسر مؤنث