ثقف

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See also: تقفand تفق

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ث ق ف(ṯ-q-f).

Verb[edit]

ثَقِفَ (ṯaqifa) I, non-past يَثْقَفُ‎‎ (yaṯqafu)
ثَقُفَ (ṯaqufa) I, non-past يَثْقُفُ‎‎ (yaṯqufu)

  1. to have a sharp and penetrating intellect
  2. to be clever and successful
  3. to surpass in intellect
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Verb[edit]

ثَقِفَ (ṯaqifa) I, non-past يَثْقَفُ‎‎ (yaṯqafu)

  1. to meet
  2. to reach
  3. to seize, to take hold of
  4. to understand
  5. to obtain, to find
    Synonym: وَجَدَ(wajada)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 3:112:
      ضُرِبَتْ عَلَيْهِمُ الذِّلَّةُ أَيْنَ مَا ثُقِفُوا إِلَّا بِحَبْلٍ مِنَ اللَّهِ وَحَبْلٍ مِنَ النَّاسِ
      ḍuribat ʿalayhimu ḏ-ḏillatu ʾayna mā ṯuqifū ʾillā biḥablin mina l-lahi waḥablin mina n-nāsi
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ثَقَّفَ (ṯaqqafa) II, non-past يُثَقِّفُ‎‎ (yuṯaqqifu)

  1. to straighten
  2. to educate, to refine
  3. to correct
  4. to confiscate
  5. to arrest
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

ثَقْف or ثَقَف (ṯaqf or ṯaqafm

  1. verbal noun of ثَقِفَ (ṯaqifa) (form I)
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