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ب ر ك
General Root Meaning
Lying down, kneeling or with legs folded making the chest touch the ground, falling upon the chest
To be or to become firm, steady, steadfast, fixed, continue, remain or stay in place
Praying for someone or something, or blessings, felicitations, prospering and abounding in good (e.g. on food, or the saying God bless you)
Keeping or applying constantly or persevering in something (e.g. affairs, commerce etc)
Extolling God and His attributes, exalting God and/or magnifying God
Striving, laboring and/or exerting oneself
An ancient name of the months
A blessing, any good bestowed by God, increase, abundance and/or plenty.
   l-mubārakati   (1)

But when he came (to) it, he was called from (the) side (of) the valley - the right in the place even, blessed, from the tree that, "O Musa! Indeed, I Am Allah, (the) Lord (of) the worlds.

   bāraknā   (3)

And We delivered him and Lut to the land which We (had) blessed [in it] for the worlds.

And We made inheritors the people those who were considered weak - (the) eastern (parts) (of) the land and the western (parts) of it, which We blessed [in it]. And was fulfilled (the) word (of) your Lord - the best for (the) Children (of) Israel because they were patient. And We destroyed what used to make Firaun and his people, and what they used to erect.

Exalted (is) the One Who took His servant (by) night from Al-Masjid Al-Haraam, to Al-Masjid Al-Aqsa which We blessed its surroundings, that We may show him of Our Signs. Indeed He, He (is) the All-Hearer, the All-Seer.

And to Sulaiman, the wind forcefully blowing by his command to the land which We blessed [in it]. And We are of every thing Knowers.

And We made between them and between the towns which We had blessed in it towns visible. And We determined between them the journey. "Travel between them (by) night and (by) day safely."

   barakātin   (1)

And if [that] people (of) the cities (had) believed and feared Allah surely We (would have) opened upon them blessings from the heaven and the earth but they denied. So We seized them for what they used to earn.

   būrika   (1)

But when he came to it, he was called [that] "Blessed is who (is) at the fire and whoever (is) around it. And glory be (to) Allah (the) Lord (of) the worlds.

   tabāraka   (3)

Indeed, your Lord (is) Allah the One Who created the heavens and the earth in six epochs, then He ascended on the Throne. He covers the night (with) the day seeking it rapidly and the sun and the moon and the stars - subjected by His command. Unquestionably for Him (is) the creation and the command, blessed (is) Allah, Lord (of) the worlds.

Blessed is (the) name (of) your Lord, Owner (of) Majesty and Honor.

Blessed is He in Whose Hand (is) the Dominion, and He (is) over every thing All-Powerful.

Blessed is He Who sent down the Criterion upon His slave that he may be to the worlds a warner -

Blessed is He Who if He willed (could have) made for you better than that - gardens - flow from underneath it the rivers and He (could) make for you palaces.

Blessed is He Who has placed in the skies constellations and has placed therein a lamp and a moon shining.

   fatabāraka   (2)

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.

Allah (is) the One Who made for you the earth a place of settlement and the sky a canopy and He formed you and perfected your forms, and provided you of the good things. That (is) Allah, your Lord. Then blessed (is) Allah, (the) Lord (of) the worlds.

   mubārakun   (1)

And this (is) a Book, We have revealed it, blessed, confirming which (from) between his hands, so that you may warn (the) mother (of) the cities and who (are) around it. And those who believe in the Hereafter, they believe in it, and they, over their prayers (are) guarding.

And this (is) a Book We have revealed it - blessed, so follow it and fear (Allah) so that you may receive mercy.

And this (is) a Reminder blessed, which We (have) revealed. Then are you of it rejecters?

(This is) a Book We have revealed it to you, blessed, that they may ponder (over) its Verses and may be reminded those of understanding.

   mubārakan   (1)

Indeed, (the) First House set up for the mankind (is) the one which (is) at Bakkah, blessed and a guidance for the worlds.

And He (has) made me blessed where ever I am and has enjoined (on) me [of] the prayer and zakah, that as long as I am alive

And say, "My Lord, cause me to land (at) a landing place blessed, and You (are) the Best (of) those who cause to land.'

And We have sent down from the sky water blessed, then We made to grow thereby gardens and grain (for) the harvest,

   mubārakatan   (1)

Not is on the blind any blame and not on the lame any blame and not on the sick any blame and not on yourselves that you eat from your houses or houses (of) your fathers or houses (of) your mothers or houses (of) your brothers or houses (of) your sisters or houses (of) your paternal uncles or houses (of) your paternal aunts or houses (of) your maternal uncles or houses (of) your maternal aunts or what you possess its keys or your friend. Not is on you any blame that you eat together or separately. But when you enter houses then greet [on] yourselves a greeting from that Allah blessed (and) good. Thus makes clear Allah for you the Verses so that you may understand.

   mubārakatin   (1)

Allah (is the) Light (of) the heavens and the earth. (The) example (of) His Light (is) like a niche in it (is) a lamp; the lamp (is) in a glass, the glass as if it were a star brilliant (which) is lit from a tree blessed - an olive, not (of the) east and not (of the) west, would almost its oil glow, even if not touched it fire. Light upon Light. guides Allah to His Light whom He wills. And sets forth Allah the examples for the mankind. And Allah of every thing (is) All-Knower.

Indeed, We revealed it in a Night Blessed. Indeed, We [We] are (ever) warning.

   wabāraka   (1)

And He placed therein firmly-set mountains from above it and He blessed therein, and determined therein its sustenance in four periods equal, for those who ask.

   wabāraknā   (1)

And We blessed him and [on] Ishaq. And of their offspring (are) good-doers and unjust to himself clear.

   wabarakātin   (1)

It was said, "O Nuh! Go down with peace from Us and blessings on you and on the nations from those with you. But (to other) nations We will grant enjoyment; then will touch them from Us a punishment painful."

   wabarakātuhu   (1)

They said, "Are you amazed at (the) decree (of) Allah? The Mercy (of) Allah and His blessings (be) upon you, people (of) the house. Indeed, He (is) All-Praiseworthy, All-Glorious."

   watabāraka   (1)

And blessed (is) the One Who - to Whom (belongs the) dominion (of) the heavens and the earth and whatever (is) between both of them and with Him (is the) knowledge (of) the Hour, and to Him you will be returned.

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