Root: ء ر ك

Words from this Root in the Grand Qur’ān:

a) Total occurrences: 5 

b) No of constructions: 1

Semantic domain:  Necessities and pleasures for human life


Lane's Lexicon

Classical Lexicons

  • They are the people — Gardens of pleasant abode are in wait for them, streams will be flowing side-by them —

  • They will be adorned therein with bracelets of gold —

  • And they people wear green garments made from natural yarn of fine silk, and lightening effect producing cloth: brocade —

  • They will lean therein on adorned sofas.

  • What an excellent reward and most appropriate living abode. [18:31]


  • They and their spouses are in comfortable reception on couches mutually reclining towards each other. [waiting before being escorted to Paradise on their turn] [36:56]


  • They will make themselves recline therein on adorned cushions/sofas.

  • They will not see therein Sunshine heat and nor chilling cold. [76:13]


  • Seated on adorned cushions/sofas, in waiting [for escort to Paradise] —  [83:23]

  • While seated on adorned cushions/sofas, in waiting [for escort to Paradise] — [83:35]


1 Noun: Definite; broken plural; feminine; genitive (1)18:31(2)36:56(3)76:13(4) 83:23(5)83:35=5 

                             اسم:معرفہ باللام مجرور-جمع مذكر

The soft couches, soft furnishings.