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What does hidyah mean?

Question: What does hidyah mean?
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It has such senses: to enter the true path after seeing right as right and wrong as wrong; to guide one to the true path; to turn away from dallah [deviation, going astray] and false paths; to have mn and to become a Muslim; a guide; the Qurn; tawhd.

Hidyah means guiding a person to the true path; being on the path Allahu tal is pleased with; Allahs purging ones heart from all the gloom, distress and supplying it with comfort and expansion instead, thus granting complete easiness in observing His commandments and prohibitions; His subjugating a born slaves contentment to His qad and qadar. As for the meaning of ihtid, it is to attain hidyah, that is, to become a Muslim, to choose Islam as ones religion.

The parts added in square brackets to the purport of undermentioned verses are explanatory statements from tafsr books:
(Our Lord is He Who grants a distinctive feature to everything and then gives hidyah [Who guides towards the true path].) [Srat-u Th, 50]

(We made them all [Ibrhm, Ishq, Yaqb] imms [guides] who would show hidyah [the true path, Islam] by Our command [revelation]. We revealed to them the doing of good deeds, the performance of namz correctly, the giving of zakt. They were the persons who worshipped Us [they were not idolaters].) [Srat-ul-Anbiy, 73]

(Allah guides whom He wills to the right path.) [Srat-ul-Baqara, 213]

(Those who accepted hidyah [those who became Muslims by having mn], Allah increased their hidyah [their success in the true path, their obeying Islam] and inspired [explained] them the remedies for bewaring of evil.) [Srat-u Muhammad, 17]

(Whoever believes in Allah, Allah guides his heart to hidyah [truth, Islam].) [Srat-ut-Taghbun, 11]

(The dwellers of Jannah, beneath which rivers flow, say, Praise be to Allah Who has made us attain to this with His hidyah [by making us Muslims]. Had Allahu tal not given us hidyah [had He not made us Muslims], we could not have found this path on our own.) [Srat-ul-Arf, 43]

(Those who believe and do pious deeds; because of their belief, their Lord guides them to Jannats [puts them in Jannats], beneath which rivers flow and which abound with blessings.) [Srat-u Ynus, 9]

(O My Messenger, say: Whoever is an enemy to Gabriel is an enemy to Allah because he, by Allahs leave, has brought down the Qurn to your heart as a confirmer of the books sent before it, as a hidyah [guide], and as a bearer of glad tidings.) [Srat-ul-Baqara, 97]

(When we listened to the hidyah [the Qurn], we believed in it.) [Srat-ul-Jinn, 13]

(Allah does not give hidyah [does not guide to the true path] to those who commit zulm [to those who take disbelievers for their friends and thus who do injustice to themselves].) [Srat-ul-Mida, 51]

(He leaves in deviation whom He wills, and He guides to hidyah [the true path, Islam] whom He wills.) [Srat-ul-Ftir, 8]

(Allah guides to hidyah [guides to Islam] whom He wills; He leaves in dallah whom He wills.) [Srat-u Ibrhm, 4]

(We have sent down this Book to you so that you explain the controversial matters to them, and as a hidyah [a guide showing the true path] and mercy for those who believe.) [Srat-un-Nahl, 64]

(Those who disbelieve the liq-Allah [meeting Allah] and thus who stay away from hidyah [from Islam, which is the true path] will certainly suffer the greatest loss.) [Srat-u Ynus, 45]

(Hidyah is only Allahs hidyah [the true path is only Allahs path].) [Srat-ul-Baqara, 120]

(Those are the ones to whom Allah has given hidyah [whom Allah has made attain to Islam].) [Srat-uz-Zumar, 18]

(Allah increases the hidyah [their devotion to Islam] of those who have attained it [who have mn and become Muslims].) [Srat-u Maryam, 76; Srat-u Muhammad, 17]

(He makes them attain to hidyah [He makes them attain to mn].) [Srat-u Muhammad, 5]

(They bought dallah instead of hidyah [the true path].) [Srat-ul-Baqara, 175]

(Allah has sent His Messenger with Islam, which is hidyah and the true religion. He has made Islam superior over other religions. Allah suffices as a witness that He is a Prophet [that Muhammad alaihis-salm is the True Prophet].) [Srat-ul-Fath, 28]
 
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