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Verse (50:3), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (50:3) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A verb and subject pronoun. The passive perfect verb (فعل ماض) is first person plural. The verb's triliteral root is mīm wāw tā (م و ت). The suffix (نا) is an attached subject pronoun.

Chapter (50) sūrat qāf

we die
V – 1st person plural passive perfect verb
PRON – subject pronoun
فعل ماض مبني للمجهول و«نا» ضمير متصل في محل رفع نائب فاعل

Verse (50:3)

The analysis above refers to the third verse of chapter 50 (sūrat qāf):

Sahih International: When we have died and have become dust, [we will return to life]? That is a distant return."

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