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Ayn-Lam-Qaf
General Root Meaning
to adhere to, hang, love, leech, have an attachment, cling, hold fast, pertain, catch, concern, become attached by love, suspend, fasten a thing, cleave, clot of blood, germ-cell, fertilised female ovum. alqun/ilqun - precious thing. alaqatun - true love, attachment. ilaqatun - love, affection
'Alaa (pap. 3rd. m. sing.): Overcome; Have dominated.
'Alau (prf. 3rd. m. plu. IV): They overcome, conquered.
Laa Ta'lau (prt. neg. m. plu.): Exalt not; Do not rise up.
Ta'lunna (imp. 2nd. m. plu. emp.): Ye will surely become overbearing.
Ta'aalaa: High above (all).
Ista'laa (prf. 3rd. m. sing. X): Become uppermost; Successful.
'Aalin: (act. pic. m. sing. juss.): Self-exalting one; Tyrant; Haughty.
'Aaliyan (act. pic. acc.): Self exalted one; Haughty.
'Aaliya: Upside-over (Them).
'Aaliin (act. pic. m. plu.): Self exalting ones; Those who are haughty.
'Aaliyatun (act. pic. f sing.): High; Lofty.
'Ulaa (elative f. plu.): Lofty ones.
'Ulyaa (elative f. sing.): Supermost; Prevailing.
'Uluwwan (v. n. acc.): Great height; Overbearing.
'Aliiyyun (act. 2nd. pic.): The highest one. One of the names of Allah.
A'laa (m. sing. elative.): The great.
Al-A'laa: The most high. One of the names of Allah.
A'launa (m. plu.): Overcoming ones; Triumphant.
'Illiyuuna / 'Illiyyiina (acc./ nom.): The highest of the places; Register of those enjoying the most exalted ranks. Its sing. is`Illiyyatun.
Muta'aal (ap-der. vb. VIII): Exalted.
Ta'aalau (prt. m. plu.): You come.
Ta'aalain (prt. f. plu.): You women come.
   l-ʿalaqata   (1)

23:14
Then We created the semen-drop (into) a clinging substance, then We created the clinging substance (into) an embryonic lump, then We created the embryonic lump, (into) bones, then We clothed the bones (with) flesh; then We produce it (as) a creation another. So blessed is Allah (the) Best (of) the Creators.

   ʿalaqin   (1)

96:2
He created man from a clinging substance.

   ʿalaqatan   (2)

23:14
Then We created the semen-drop (into) a clinging substance, then We created the clinging substance (into) an embryonic lump, then We created the embryonic lump, (into) bones, then We clothed the bones (with) flesh; then We produce it (as) a creation another. So blessed is Allah (the) Best (of) the Creators.

75:38
Then he was a clinging substance, then He created and proportioned.

   ʿalaqatin   (1)

22:5
O mankind! If you are in doubt about the Resurrection, then indeed, We We created you from dust, then from a semen-drop then from a clinging substance then from an embryonic lump, formed and without form, that We may make clear to you. And We cause to remain in the wombs what We will for a term appointed, then We bring you out (as) a child, [then] that you may reach [your] maturity. And among you (is he) who dies, and among you (is he) who is returned to the most abject age, so that not he knows, from after having known, anything. And you see the earth barren then when We send down on it water, it gets stirred and it swells and grows of every kind beautiful.

40:67
He (is) the One Who created you from dust, then from a semen-drop, then from a clinging substance, then He brings you out (as) a child; then lets you reach your maturity, then lets you become old - and among you (is he) who dies from before - and lets you reach a term specified, and that you may use reason.

   kal-muʿalaqati   (1)

4:129
And never will you be able to deal justly between [the] women even if you desired, but (do) not incline (with) all the inclination and leave her (the other) like the suspended one. And if you reconcile and fear (Allah) then indeed, Allah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.

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