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David (داود)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

David (داود) is a noble prophet in Islam, who is known as Dawood in the Quran, and is the father of Solomon. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Living Creation
Sentient Creation
David (داود)
Quranic Concept

David is referred to in verse (2:251) of chapter (2) sūrat l-baqarah (The Cow):

Sahih International: So they defeated them by permission of Allah , and David killed Goliath, and Allah gave him the kingship and prophethood and taught him from that which He willed. And if it were not for Allah checking [some] people by means of others, the earth would have been corrupted, but Allah is full of bounty to the worlds.

Visual Concept Map

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Concept map for David. Related concepts are highlighted in blue.

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept david:

(instance david prophet)
(son-of solomon david)

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