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Ink (حبر)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Ink (حبر) is mentioned in the Quran. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Ink (حبر)
Quranic Concept

Ink is referred to in verse (18:109) of chapter (18) sūrat l-kahf (The Cave):

Sahih International: Say, "If the sea were ink for [writing] the words of my Lord, the sea would be exhausted before the words of my Lord were exhausted, even if We brought the like of it as a supplement."

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 CovenantArtifactWeaponaryBoatMetalClayCoinPearlDustInkLampLightningMineralNoah's ArkPenRainRubyShipSilkSoil

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

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept ink:

(instance ink artifact)

See Also

  • Verse List - Show other verses related to this concept in the Quran (1 occurance)
  • Ink - Wikipedia article
  • Quran Index - Index of Quranic concepts


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