استصرخ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ص ر خ(ṣ-r-ḵ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

اِسْتَصْرَخَ (istaṣraḵa) X, non-past يَسْتَصْرِخُ‎‎ (yastaṣriḵu)

  1. to cry for help
    609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 28:18:
    فَأَصْبَحَ فِي الْمَدِينَةِ خَائِفًا يَتَرَقَّبُ فَإِذَا الَّذِي اسْتَنصَرَهُ بِالْأَمْسِ يَسْتَصْرِخُهُ ۚ قَالَ لَهُ مُوسَىٰ إِنَّكَ لَغَوِيٌّ مُّبِينٌ
    And he became inside the city fearful and anticipating [exposure], when suddenly the one who sought his help the previous day cried out to him [once again]. Moses said to him, "Indeed, you are an evident, [persistent] deviator."

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References[edit]

  • Freytag, Georg, “استصرخ”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum[1] (in Latin), Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, 1830–1837
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  • Lane, Edward William, “استصرخ”, in Arabic-English Lexicon[4], London: Williams & Norgate, 1863
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