Ḥ-S-N

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Ḥ-S-N (Arabic: ح س ن‎) is the triconsonantal root of many Arabic words. Many of those words are used as names. The basic meaning expressed by the root is "good", "handsome" or "beautiful".[1][citation needed]

This root occurs 194 times in the Qur'an, in 12 derived forms.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Islamic names Annemarie Schimmel 1989
  2. ^ Quran dictionary

External links[edit]

  • The dictionary definition of حسن at Wiktionary