10 July 2014

Uswah أُسْوَة

Root :  ا س و

Pattern :  فُعْلَة

Word :  أُسْوَة

A role model worth imitating & copying.

A person from whom one takes example. An exemplar.

A pattern of conduct for imitation. 

An object of imitation. 

A state or condition in which a person is when he is imitating another person.

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