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Verse (18:1), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar

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The second word of verse (18:1) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and proper noun. The prefixed preposition lām is usually translated as "for". 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 (18) sūrat l-kahf (The Cave)


(18:1:2)
lillahi
(is) for Allah
P – prefixed preposition lām
PN – genitive proper noun → Allah
جار ومجرور

Verse (18:1)

The analysis above refers to the first verse of chapter 18 (sūrat l-kahf):

Sahih International: [All] praise is [due] to Allah , who has sent down upon His Servant the Book and has not made therein any deviance.

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