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ص ف ر
General Root Meaning
to dye or paint yellow.
safraa'un (f. of asfaru, pl. sufrun) - yellow, tawny.
musfarun (vb. 9) - that which is or becomes yellow and pale.
   ṣuf'run   (1)

As if they (were) camels yellow.

   ṣafrāu   (1)

They said, "Pray for us (to) your Lord to make clear to us what (is) its color." He said, "Indeed, He says, '[Indeed] it is a cow yellow, bright (in) its color, pleasing (to) those who see (it).'"

   muṣ'farran   (2)

But if We sent a wind and they see it turn yellow, certainly they continue from after it (in) disbelief.

Do not you see that Allah sends down from the sky water and He makes it flow (as) springs in the earth; then He produces with it crops (of) different colors; then they wither and you see it turn yellow; then He makes them debris? Indeed, in that surely, (is) a reminder for those of understanding.

Know that the life (of) the world (is) play and amusement and adornment and boasting among you and competition in increase of the wealth and the children, like (the) example (of) a rain, pleases the tillers its growth; then it dries and you see it turning yellow; then becomes debris. And in the Hereafter (is) a punishment severe and forgiveness from Allah and Pleasure. But not (is) the life (of) the world except (the) enjoyment (of) delusion.

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