Khashyah

Posted on 05/19/2012 by marina

KHASHYAH خشية
“Fear.” Khashyatu ‘llah, “The fear of God,” is an expression which occurs in the Qur’an.
Surah ii. 69 : “There are some that fall down for fear of God.”
Surah iv. 79: “A portion of them fear men as with the fear of God, or with a yet greater fear.”

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam