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Verse (9:61), Word 16 - Quranic Grammar


The sixteenth word of verse (9:61) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and noun. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The indefinite noun is feminine and is in the nominative case (مرفوع). The noun's triliteral root is rā ḥā mīm (ر ح م).

Chapter (9) sūrat l-tawbah (The Repentance)

and (is) a mercy
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
N – nominative feminine indefinite noun
الواو عاطفة
اسم مرفوع

Verse (9:61)

The analysis above refers to the 61st verse of chapter 9 (sūrat l-tawbah):

Sahih International: And among them are those who abuse the Prophet and say, "He is an ear." Say, "[It is] an ear of goodness for you that believes in Allah and believes the believers and [is] a mercy to those who believe among you." And those who abuse the Messenger of Allah - for them is a painful punishment.

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