• Ejtaal Arabic Almanac: Lane's Lexicon, Hans Wehr, Lisan al-Arab and others
  • Perseus: Lane's Lexicon (in text format)
The root rkn (ر ك ن) occurs 4 times in Quran, in 2 derived forms:
  • 2 times as noun rkn
  • 2 times as verb trkn



Exclaimed .[Lot]: "Would that I had the strength to defeat you, or that I could lean upon some mightier support!"*
and he turned away in [the pride of] his power and said, “A sorcerer [is this Moses], or a madman!" –
And do not incline towards, nor rely upon, those who are bent on evildoing* lest the fire [of the hereafter] touch you: for [then] you would have none to protect you from God, nor would you ever be succoured [by Him].*
And 'had We not made thee firm [in faith], thou might have inclined to them a. little*