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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Noun of place from the verb قَبَرَ(qabara, to bury), from the root ق ب ر(q-b-r).

NounEdit

مَقْبَرَة or مَقْبُرَة (maqbara or maqburaf (plural مَقْبَرَات(maqbarāt) or مَقَابِر(maqābir))

  1. cemetery, graveyard
    • Qur'an 102:1–2
      أَلْهَاكُمُ التَّكَاثُرُ. حَتَّى زُرْتُمُ الْمَقَابِرَ‎‎
      ʾalhākumu t-takāṯuru. ḥattā zurtumu l-maqābira
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. burial ground

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