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Verse (47:20), Word 17 - Quranic Grammar


The seventeenth word of verse (47:20) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A noun and possessive pronoun. The noun is feminine plural and is in the genitive case (مجرور). The noun's triliteral root is qāf lām bā (ق ل ب). The attached possessive pronoun is third person masculine plural.

Chapter (47) sūrat muḥammad

their hearts,
N – genitive feminine plural noun → Heart
PRON – 3rd person masculine plural possessive pronoun
اسم مجرور و«هم» ضمير متصل في محل جر بالاضافة

Verse (47:20)

The analysis above refers to the twentieth verse of chapter 47 (sūrat muḥammad):

Sahih International: Those who believe say, "Why has a surah not been sent down? But when a precise surah is revealed and fighting is mentioned therein, you see those in whose hearts is hypocrisy looking at you with a look of one overcome by death. And more appropriate for them [would have been]

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