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Verse (85:16), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (85:16) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and relative pronoun. The prefixed preposition lām is usually translated as "for". Together the segments form a preposition phrase known as jār wa majrūr (جار ومجرور).

Chapter (85) sūrat l-burūj (The Big Stars)

of what
P – prefixed preposition lām
REL – relative pronoun
جار ومجرور

Verse (85:16)

The analysis above refers to the sixteenth verse of chapter 85 (sūrat l-burūj):

Sahih International: Effecter of what He intends.

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