• Ejtaal Arabic Almanac: Lane's Lexicon, Hans Wehr, Lisan al-Arab and others
  • Perseus: Lane's Lexicon (in text format)
The root smm (س م م) occurs 4 times in Quran, in 2 derived forms:
  • 1 times as noun sm
  • 3 times as noun smwm



VERILY, unto those who give the lie to Our messages and scorn them in their pride, the gates of heaven shall not be opened;* and they shall not enter paradise any more than a twisted rope can pass through a needle's eye:* for thus do We requite such as are lost in sin.
whereas the invisible beings We had created, [long] before that, out of the fire of scorching winds.*


and so God has graced us with His favour, and has warded off from us all suffering through the scorching winds [of frustration].


[They will find themselves] in the midst of scorching winds, and burning despair,*