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Verse (3:59), Word 7 - Quranic Grammar


The seventh word of verse (3:59) is a masculine proper noun and is in the genitive case (مجرور). The case marker is a fatḥah instead of a kasrah because the proper noun is a diptote (ممنوع من الصرف).

Chapter (3) sūrat āl ʿim'rān (The Family of Imrān)

(of) Adam.
PN – genitive masculine proper noun → Adam اسم علم مجرور بالفتحة بدلاً من الكسرة لأنه ممنوع من الصرف

Verse (3:59)

The analysis above refers to the 59th verse of chapter 3 (sūrat āl ʿim'rān):

Sahih International: Indeed, the example of Jesus to Allah is like that of Adam. He created Him from dust; then He said to him, "Be," and he was.

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