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Ark of the Covenant (تابوت العهد)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Ark of the Covenant (تابوت العهد) is mentioned in the Quran to contain artifacts from the household of Musa (Moses) and Harun (Aaron). This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Ark of the Covenant (تابوت العهد)
Quranic Concept
Ark of the Covenant
تابوت العهد
TranslationArk of the Covenant
Transliterationtābūt l-ʿahd

Ark of the Covenant is referred to in verse (2:248) of chapter (2) sūrat l-baqarah (The Cow):

Sahih International: And their prophet said to them, "Indeed, a sign of his kingship is that the chest will come to you in which is assurance from your Lord and a remnant of what the family of Moses and the family of Aaron had left, carried by the angels. Indeed in that is a sign for you, if you are believers."

Visual Concept Map

The map below shows the part of the visual ontology for this concept. You can click on other concepts in the map for related information:

Ark of the CovenantArtifactWeaponaryBoatMetalPlace of WorshipCoinDustInkKeyKnifeLadderLampLightningMineralNoah's ArkPenRainRubyShip

Concept map for Ark of the Covenant. Related concepts are highlighted in blue.

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept ark-of-the-covenant:

(instance ark-of-the-covenant artifact)

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