- Ejtaal Arabic Almanac: Lane's Lexicon, Hans Wehr, Lisan al-Arab and others
- Perseus: Lane's Lexicon (in text format)
- 1 times as noun Srẗ
- 1 times as noun Sr
- 4 times as form IV verb aSr
Thereupon his wife approached [the guests] with a loud cry, and struck her face [in astonishment] and exclaimed: A barren old woman [like me]!"
The parable of what they spend on the life of this world is that of an icy wind which smites the tilth of people who have sinned against themselves, and destroys it: for, it is not God who does them wrong, but it is they who are wronging themselves.*
mśl ma ynfqwn fy haźh alHywaẗ aldnya kmśl ryH fyha Sr aSabt Hrś qwm Zlmwa anfshm fahlkth wma Zlmhm allh wlakn anfshm yZlmwn
and who, when they have committed a shameful deed or have [otherwise] sinned against themselves, remember God and pray that their sins be forgiven - for who but God could forgive sins? - and do not knowingly persist in doing whatever [wrong] they may have done.
walźyn aźa fAlwa faHşẗ aw Zlmwa anfshm źkrwa allh fastğfrwa lźnwbhm wmn yğfr alźnwb ala allh wlm ySrwa Alya ma fAlwa whm yAlmwn
who hears God's messages when they are conveyed to him, and yet, as though he had not heard them, persists in his haughty disdain! Hence, announce unto him grievous suffering
and would persist in heinous sinning,
And behold, whenever I called unto them with a view to Thy granting them forgiveness, they put their fingers into their ears, and wrapped themselves up in their garments [of sin];* and grew obstinate, and became [yet more] arrogant in their false pride.