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Verse (20:120), Word 5 - Quranic Grammar


The fifth word of verse (20:120) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A vocative particle and proper noun. The proper noun is masculine and is in the nominative case (مرفوع).

Chapter (20) sūrat ṭā hā

"O Adam!
VOC – prefixed vocative particle ya
PN – nominative masculine proper noun → Adam
أداة نداء
اسم علم مرفوع

Verse (20:120)

The analysis above refers to the 120th verse of chapter 20 (sūrat ṭā hā):

Sahih International: Then Satan whispered to him; he said, "O Adam, shall I direct you to the tree of eternity and possession that will not deteriorate?"

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