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Jibreel (جبريل)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Jibreel (جبريل) is the angel of revelation (also known as Gabriel) who recited the Quran to the prophet Muhammad. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Living Creation
Sentient Creation
Angel (الملائكة)
Jibreel (جبريل)
Quranic Concept

Jibreel is referred to in verse (2:97) of chapter (2) sūrat l-baqarah (The Cow):

Sahih International: Say, "Whoever is an enemy to Gabriel - it is [none but] he who has brought the Qur'an down upon your heart, [O Muhammad], by permission of Allah , confirming that which was before it and as guidance and good tidings for the 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:

HumanSentient CreationAngelAzraelHarutIblisSatanJinnIbrahimAzarIsaacIshmaelJibreelMalikMarutMikaeel

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

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept jibreel:

(instance jibreel angel)

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