Qarra (1st pers. perf. qarartu) i, (1st pers. perf. qarirtu) a (qarâr) to settle down, establish o.s., become settled or sedentary, take up one’s residence, rest, abide, dwell, live, reside, remain, stay, linger (or in, at a place) | (qarra al-ra’yu ‘ala) it was decided to..., the decision was reached to..., a resolution was passed on s.th. or to the effect that; (qarra ra’yuhu) to resolve, determine on s.th., make up one’s mind to (do s.th.), decide, make a decision for or on or to do s.th.; (lâ yaqirr lahu hâl) to be flighty, be of unstable temperament; lâ yaqirr lahu qarâr) to be restless, restive, uneasy, wavering, undecided; — qarra a i (qarr) to be cold, chilly, cool | (qarra ‘aynan) to be of good cheer; (qarrat ‘aynuhu) to be glad, be delighted (at) II to settle, make sedentary (s.o. in, at a place), establish s.th. in); to fix, settle, appoint, assign, schedule, determine, stipulate, regulate (s.th.); to decide (s.th.); to determine, resolve, decide (on s.th.); to confirm, establish, affirm, aver (s.th.); to report, relate, tell (s.th.); to make a report, give a paper (on); to make a statement; to force s.o. to confess or acknowledge s.th., make s.o. confess or acknowledge s.th. IV to settle, make sedentary (s.o. in, at a place), establish (s.th. in); to safeguard (s.th.); to have (s.o.) sit down, seat (s.o. in a seat); to set up, institute (s.th.); to found, establish (s.th.); to install, instate (s.o. in an office); to confirm, establish, affirm, aver (s.th.); to agree, consent (to); to acknowledge, own (s.th.); to confess, avow, admit (s.th.), own (to s.th.); to concede, grant (to s.o. s.th.) | (aqarr ‘aynahu to cool s.o.’s eye =) to gladden, delight s.o. V to be fixed, be settled, be appointed, be scheduled, be determined, be regulated, be stipulated, be decided; to resolve itself (situation) X to settle down, establish o.s., become settled or sedentary, take up one’s residence (in, at a place); to come to rest in, at a place); to rest, abide, dwell, live, reside, remain, stay, linger (in, at a place, with s.o.); to be firmly embedded, get stuck, get lodged (in); to be firm, solid, enduring, durable, lasting, stable; to become stabilized, stabilize, be consolidated (situation, conditions); ultimately to attain (a state or condition), finally find a firm position (in); to become finally (s.th.), ultimately turn into s.th.; to be established, settled, fixed; to be stationary | (istaqarr khâtiruhu ‘alá) his mind dwelled on ... ; (istaqarr al-ra’y ‘alá) it was decided to..., the decision was reached to ... ; a resolution was passed on s.th. or to the effect that; (istaqarr ra’yuhu ‘alá) to resolve, determine on s.th., make up one’s mind to (do s.th.), decide, make a decision for or on or to do s.th.; (istaqarr lahu al-umûr) his situation had stabilized; (lâ yastaqirr lahu qarârun) to be restless, restive, uneasy, wavering, undecided; (lam nastaqirr ba‘du ‘alá hâl) we haven’t yet arrived at a lasting solution, we haven’t yet attained a definitive position; (istaqarr amruhu ‘alá) he finally became ..., he ended up as ... ; (istaqarr fî nafsihi) to be a positive fact with s.o., be beyond doubt for s.o.; (istaqarr bihi al-muqâmu, makânu) to settle down permanently; to sit down; not to move from one’s seat; (istaqarr bihi al-majlisu) to sit down, get seated, take a seat; (istaqarr bihi al-hâl) to be firmly established, be settled; to be in a secure position.