←Prev   Ra-Ayn-Dal  Next→ 

ر ع د
Ra-Ayn-Dal
General Root Meaning
to thunder/tremor, threaten of war, tremble/quiver/shiver/commotion occasioned by fear or cold, moved to and fro (e.g. a hill or heap of sand shaking and consequently pouring down).
   l-raʿdu   (1)

13:13
And glorifies the thunder with his praise - and the Angels for fear of Him. And He sends the thunderbolts and strikes with it whom He wills, yet they dispute about Allah. And He (is) Mighty (in) Strength.

   waraʿdun   (1)

2:19
Or like a rainstorm from the sky in it (are) darkness[es], and thunder, and lightning. They put their fingers in their ears from the thunderclaps (in) fear (of) [the] death. And Allah (is) [the One Who] encompasses the disbelievers.

Acknowledgements
IslamAwakened
would like to thank all those who made these Root Pages possible.
In their formulation we have drawn from the work of ...