Dictionary definitions on Arabic Almanac

Appears 5 times in the Quran.

  1. Or you should cause the heaven to come down upon us in pieces as you think, or bring Allah and the angels face to face (with us).

  2. Therefore cause a portion of the heaven to come down upon us, if you are one of the truthful.

  3. Allah is he Who sends forth the winds so they raise a cloud, then He spreads it forth in the sky as He pleases, and He breaks it up so that you see the rain coming forth from inside it; then when He causes it to fall upon whom He pleases of His servants, lo! they are joyful

  4. Do they not then consider what is before them and what is behind them of the heaven and the earth? If We please We will make them disappear in the land or bring down upon them a portion from the heaven; most surely there is a sign in this for every servant turning (to Allah).

  5. And if they should see a portion of the heaven coming down, they would say: Piled up clouds.