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و ث ن
General Root Meaning
to remain on one condition, set up as a sign, raise to dignity, erect, raise for honouring, set up, remain in a place. wathan - idol.
   awthānan   (1)

Only you worship from besides Allah idols, and you create falsehood. Indeed, those whom you worship from besides Allah (do) not possess for you any provision. So seek from Allah the provision and worship Him and be grateful to Him. To Him you will be returned.

And he said, "Only you have taken from besides Allah idols (out of) love among you in the life (of) the world. Then (on the) Day (of) the Resurrection you will deny some of you (to) one another and curse some of you (to) one another, and your abode (will be) the Fire and not for you any helpers."

   l-awthāni   (1)

That and whoever honors (the) sacred rites (of) Allah, then it (is) best for him near his Lord. And are made lawful to you the cattle except what is recited to you. So avoid the abomination of the idols and avoid (the) word false.

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