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ق و ى
Qaf-Waw-Ya
General Root Meaning
to be, become strong, prevail, be able to do, be powerful, be vigorous, be forceful.
quwwatun (pl. quwan) - power, strength, vigour, resolution, firmness, determination.
qawun - desert.
aqwa - to stay in desert.
muqwin - dwellers of desert/wilderness (it is derived from the verb qawiya which means: it became desolate or deserted).
   l-quwata   (1)

2:165
And among the mankind who takes from besides Allah equals. They love them as (they should) love Allah. And those who believe[d] (are) stronger (in) love for Allah. And if would see those who wronged, when they will see the punishment that the power (belongs) to Allah all and [that] Allah (is) severe (in) [the] punishment.

   l-quwati   (2)

51:58
Indeed, Allah, He (is) the All-Provider, Possessor (of) Power the Strong.

28:76
Indeed, Qarun, was from (the) people (of) Musa, but he oppressed [on] them. And We gave him of the treasures which indeed (the) keys of it would burden a company (of men) possessors of great strength. When said to him his people, "(Do) not exult. Indeed, Allah (does) not love the exultant.

   l-quwā   (1)

53:5
Has taught him the (one) mighty (in) power,

   l-qawiyu   (3)

11:66
So when came Our command We saved Salih, and those who believed with him, by a Mercy from Us, and from (the) disgrace (of) that Day. Indeed, your Lord, He (is) All-Strong, All-Mighty.

42:19
Allah (is) Subtle with His slaves; He gives provision (to) whom He wills. And He (is) the All-Strong, the All-Mighty.

28:26
Said one of them, "O my father! Hire him. Indeed, (the) best whom you (can) hire (is) the strong, the trustworthy."

   biquwwatin   (2)

2:93
And when We took your covenant and We raised over you the mount, "Hold what We gave you, with firmness and listen." They said, "We heard and we disobeyed." And they were made to drink in their hearts (love of) the calf because of their disbelief. Say, "Evil (is) that orders you (to do) it with your faith, if you are believers."

7:145
And We ordained (laws) for him in the tablets - of every thing, an instruction and explanation for every thing, "So take them with firmness and order your people (to) take (the) best of it. I will show you (the) home (of) the defiantly disobedient

2:63
And when We took your covenant and We raised over you the mount, "Hold what We have given you with strength, and remember what (is) in it, perhaps you (would become) righteous."

7:171
And when We raised the mountain above them as if it was a canopy and they thought that it (would) fall upon them, (We said), "Take what We have given you with strength and remember what (is) in it so that you may fear Allah."

18:95
He said, "What has established me [in it] my Lord (is) better, but assist me with strength, I will make between you and between them a barrier.

19:12
"O Yahya! Hold the Scripture with strength." And We gave him [the] wisdom (when he was) a child

   quwwatan   (4)

35:44
Have they not traveled in the land and seen how was (the) end (of) those who (were) from before them? And they were stronger than them (in) power. But not is Allah that can escape (from) Him any thing in the heavens and not in the earth. Indeed, He is All-Knower, All-Powerful.

9:69
Like those from before you they were mightier than you (in) strength, and more abundant (in) wealth and children. So they enjoyed their portion, and you have enjoyed your portion like enjoyed those from before you their portion, and you indulge like the one who indulges (in idle talk). Those, worthless, (are) their deeds in the world and (in) the Hereafter. And those, they (are) the losers.

11:52
And O my people! Ask forgiveness (of) your Lord, then turn in repentance to Him. He will send (from) the sky (rain) upon you (in) abundance and increase you (in) strength (added) to your strength. And (do) not turn away (as) criminals."

28:78
He said, "Only I have been given it on (account) (of) knowledge I have." Did not he know that Allah indeed destroyed from before him of the generations who [they] (were) stronger than him (in) strength and greater (in) accumulation. And not will be questioned about their sins the criminals.

30:9
Have not they traveled in the earth and observed how was (the) end (of) those from before them? They were mightier than them (in) strength, and they dug the earth and built (on) it more than what they have built (on) it. And came (to) them their Messengers with clear proofs. So not was Allah to wrong them but they were themselves (doing) wrong.

40:21
Do not they travel in the earth and see how was (the) end (of) those who were before them? from They were [they] superior to them (in) strength and (in) impressions in the land, but seized them Allah for their sins, and not was for them against Allah any protector.

40:82
Do they not travel through the land and see how was (the) end (of) those who (were) from before them? They were more numerous than them and mightier (in) strength and impressions in the land, but not availed them what they used to earn.

41:15
Then as for Aad, they were arrogant in the land without [the] right and they said, "Who (is) mightier than us (in) strength?" Do not they see that Allah, the One Who created them, He (is) Mightier than them (in) strength? But they used to, in Our Signs, deny.

41:15
Then as for Aad, they were arrogant in the land without [the] right and they said, "Who (is) mightier than us (in) strength?" Do not they see that Allah, the One Who created them, He (is) Mightier than them (in) strength? But they used to, in Our Signs, deny.

47:13
And how many of a town, which (was) stronger (in) strength than your town which has driven you out? We destroyed them, so no helper for them.

11:80
He said, "If that I had over you power or I could take refuge in a support strong."

30:54
Allah (is) the One Who created you from weakness, then made from after weakness strength, then made from after strength weakness and gray hair. He creates what He wills, and He (is) the All-Knower the All-Powerful.

   quwwatin   (4)

27:33
They said, "We (are) possessors (of) strength and possessors (of) might great, and the command (is) up to you, so look what you will command."

8:60
And prepare for them whatever you able (to) of force and of tethered horses (cavalry) (to) terrify therewith (the) enemy of Allah, and your enemy and others from besides them, not (do) you know them (but) Allah knows them. And whatever you spend from (any) thing in (the) way (of) Allah it will be fully repaid to you, and you (will) not be wronged.

81:20
Possessor of power, with (the) Owner of the Throne secure,

86:10
Then not (is) for him any power and not any helper.

16:92
And (do) not be like her who untwists her spun yarn from after strength (into) untwisted strands; you take your oaths (as) a deception between you, because is a community [it] more numerous than (another) community. Only, tests you Allah by it. And He will make clear to you (on) the Day (of) the Resurrection, what you used (to) in it differ.

30:54
Allah (is) the One Who created you from weakness, then made from after weakness strength, then made from after strength weakness and gray hair. He creates what He wills, and He (is) the All-Knower the All-Powerful.

   quwwata   (1)

18:39
And why (did you) not, when you entered your garden say, "What wills Allah; (there is) no power except with Allah." If you see me lesser than you (in) wealth and children,

   quwwatikum   (1)

11:52
And O my people! Ask forgiveness (of) your Lord, then turn in repentance to Him. He will send (from) the sky (rain) upon you (in) abundance and increase you (in) strength (added) to your strength. And (do) not turn away (as) criminals."

   qawiyyun   (1)

8:52
Like (the) way (of) people Firaun and those who (were) from before them. They disbelieved in (the) Signs (of) Allah, so seized them Allah for their sins. Indeed, Allah (is) All-Strong (and) severe (in) the penalty.

40:22
That (was) because [they] used to come to them their Messengers with clear proofs but they disbelieved, So seized them Allah. Indeed, He (is) All-Strong, severe (in) punishment.

57:25
Certainly We sent Our Messengers with clear proofs and We sent down with them the Scripture and the Balance that may establish the people justice. And We sent down [the] iron, wherein (is) power mighty and benefits for the people, and so that may make evident Allah (he) who helps Him and His Messengers, unseen. Indeed, Allah (is) All-Strong All-Mighty.

58:21
has decreed, Allah, "Surely, will overcome, I and My Messengers." Indeed, Allah (is) All-Strong, All-Mighty.

   qawiyyan   (1)

33:25
And turned back Allah those who disbelieved, in their rage, not they obtained any good. And sufficient is Allah (for) the believers (in) the battle, and is Allah All-Strong, All-Mighty.

   laqawiyyun   (2)

22:40
Those who have been evicted from their homes without right except that they said, "Our Lord (is) Allah." And if not checks Allah the people, some of them by others surely (would) have been demol monasteries and churches and synagogues and masajid - is mentioned in it (the) name (of) Allah much. And surely will help Allah (those) who help Him. Indeed, Allah (is) surely All-Strong, All-Mighty.

22:74
Not they (have) estimated Allah (with) due [His] estimation. Indeed, Allah (is) surely All-Strong, All-Mighty.

27:39
Said a strong one of the jinn, "I will bring to you it before [that] you rise from your place. And indeed, I am for it surely, strong, trustworthy."

   lil'muq'wīna   (1)

56:73
We have made it a reminder and a provision for the wayfarers in the deser

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