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



[and,] impelled by your arrogance, you would talk senselessly far into the night."*
Said He: "Then [know that], verily, in thy absence We have put thy people to a test, and the Samaritan has led them astray."*


They answered: "We did not break our promise to thee of our own free will, but [this is what happened:] we were loaded with the [sinful] burdens of the [Egyptian] people's ornaments, and so we threw them [into the fire],* and likewise did this Samaritan cast [his into it]."


Said [Moses]: "What, then, didst thou have in view, O Samaritan?"