- Ejtaal Arabic Almanac: Lane's Lexicon, Hans Wehr, Lisan al-Arab and others
- Perseus: Lane's Lexicon (in text format)
- 3 times as noun aźqan
Say: "Believe in it or do not believe." Behold, those who are already* endowed with [innate] knowledge fall down upon their faces in prostration as soon as this [divine writ] is conveyed unto them,
And so they fall down upon their faces, weeping, and [their consciousness of God's grace] increases their humility.
Behold, around their necks We have put shackles,* reaching up to their chins, so that their heads are forced up;*