حرث

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Arabic[edit]

Root
ح ر ث(ḥ-r-ṯ)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ḥaraṯ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

حَرَثَ (ḥaraṯa) I, non-past يَحْرِثُor يَحْرُثُ‎‎ (yaḥriṯu or yaḥruṯu)

  1. (transitive) to plow, to till, to cultivate
    Synonyms: فَلَحَ(falaḥa), أَكَرَ(ʾakara)

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Noun[edit]

حَرْث (ḥarṯm

  1. verbal noun of حَرَثَ (ḥaraṯa) (form I)
  2. plowing, tilling, cultivation, plantation, culture
  3. arable land, tilth
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 2:223:
      نِسَاؤُكُمْ حَرْثٌ لَكُمْ فَأْتُوا حَرْثَكُمْ أَنَّى شِئْتُمْ وَقَدِّمُوا لِأَنْفُسِكُمْ وَاتَّقُوا اللَّهَ وَاعْلَمُوا أَنَّكُمْ مُلَاقُوهُ وَبَشِّرِ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ
      nisāʾukum ḥarṯun lakum faʾtū ḥarṯakum ʾannā šiʾtum waqaddimū liʾanfusikum wāttaqū l-laha wāʿlamū ʾannakum mulāqūhu wabašširi l-muʾminīna
      Your wives are a place of sowing of seed for you, so come to your place of cultivation however you wish and put forth [righteousness] for yourselves. And fear Allah and know that you will meet Him. And give good tidings to the believers.

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