Meaning, Definition & Pronunciation of "former" in English - English
- Recite to them the truth of the story of the two sons of Adam. Behold! they each presented a sacrifice (to Allah): It was accepted from one, but not from the other. Said the latter: "Be sure I will slay thee." "Surely," said the former, "Allah doth accept of the sacrifice of those who are righteous.
- A man bit the hand of another man but in that process the latter broke one incisor tooth of the former, and the Prophet forgave the latter.
- The persons detained thus include a former vice—president of the National Assembly, a former deputy prefect, six former mayors and a former district officer.