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Verse (2:167), Word 11 - Quranic Grammar


The eleventh word of verse (2:167) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A verb and subject pronoun. The form V imperative verb (فعل أمر) is second person masculine plural. The verb's triliteral root is bā rā hamza (ب ر أ). The suffix (الواو) is an attached subject pronoun.

Chapter (2) sūrat l-baqarah (The Cow)

they disown
V – 2nd person masculine plural (form V) imperative verb
PRON – subject pronoun
فعل أمر والواو ضمير متصل في محل رفع فاعل

Verse (2:167)

The analysis above refers to the 167th verse of chapter 2 (sūrat l-baqarah):

Sahih International: Those who followed will say, "If only we had another turn [at worldly life] so we could disassociate ourselves from them as they have disassociated themselves from us." Thus will Allah show them their deeds as regrets upon them. And they are never to emerge from the Fire.

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