هود

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هُود (hūdm

  1. (Islam) Hud, a prophet of Islam, sometimes identified with Eber in the Bible
  2. (Islam) Hud, the eleventh sura of the Qur'an
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هَوْد (hawdm

  1. verbal noun of هَادَ(hāda) (form I)
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هُود (hūdpl

  1. Jews
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 2:135:
      وَقَالُوا كُونُوا هُودًا أَوْ نَصَارَىٰ تَهْتَدُوا ۗ قُلْ بَلْ مِلَّةَ إِبْرَاهِيمَ حَنِيفًا ۖ وَمَا كَانَ مِنَ الْمُشْرِكِينَ
      They say, "Be Jews or Christians [so] you will be guided." Say, "Rather, [we follow] the religion of Abraham, inclining toward truth, and he was not of the polytheists."
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Etymology 4[edit]

From هَادَ(hāda, to be Jewish), which is derived from Hebrew יְהוּדָה(y(ə)hūḏāh, Judah), with the second triliteral conjugation implying the bestowing of a particular quality. Sorted at the root ه و د(h-w-d).

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هَوَّدَ (hawwada) II, non-past يُهَوِّدُ‎‎ (yuhawwidu)

  1. to Judaize, to make Jewish

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