• Ejtaal Arabic Almanac: Lane's Lexicon, Hans Wehr, Lisan al-Arab and others
  • Perseus: Lane's Lexicon (in text format)
The root <iloyaAs (ا ل ي ا س) occurs 3 times in Quran, in 1 derived forms:
  • 3 times as proper noun alyas



and [upon] Zachariah, and John, and Jesus, and Elijah: every one of them was of the righteous;
AND, BEHOLD, Elijah [too] was indeed one of Our message-bearers*
“Peace be upon Elijah and his followers!"*