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Leaf (ورقة)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Leaf (ورقة) is one of the parts of plants mentioned in the Quran. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Living Creation
Organic Object
Biological Organism
Leaf (ورقة)
Quranic Concept

Leaf is referred to in verse (20:121) of chapter (20) sūrat ṭā hā:

Sahih International: And Adam and his wife ate of it, and their private parts became apparent to them, and they began to fasten over themselves from the leaves of Paradise. And Adam disobeyed his Lord and erred.

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:

BirdCrowCucumberPlantDate PalmFigGingerGoatGrapeHerbHoopoeLeafLentilOliveOnionGarlicPomegranateQuailSheepTree

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

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept leaf:

(instance leaf plant)

See Also

  • Verse List - Show other verses related to this concept in the Quran (5 occurances)
  • Leaf - Wikipedia article
  • Quran Index - Index of Quranic concepts


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