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Verse (12:38), Word 12 - Quranic Grammar

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The twelfth word of verse (12:38) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and proper noun. The prefixed preposition bi is usually translated as "with" or "by". The proper noun is in the genitive case (مجرور). The proper noun's triliteral root is hamza lām hā (أ ل ه). Together the segments form a preposition phrase known as jār wa majrūr (جار ومجرور).

Chapter (12) sūrat yūsuf (Joseph)


(12:38:12)
bil-lahi
with Allah
P – prefixed preposition bi
PN – genitive proper noun → Allah
جار ومجرور

Verse (12:38)

The analysis above refers to the 38th verse of chapter 12 (sūrat yūsuf):

Sahih International: And I have followed the religion of my fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. And it was not for us to associate anything with Allah. That is from the favor of Allah upon us and upon the people, but most of the people are not grateful.

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