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From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Messenger is a category that refers to the messengers of Allah mentioned in the Quran. This category is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Living Creation
Sentient Creation
Quranic Concept
Parent categoryHuman

Related Concepts

There are 12 concepts in this category:

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:

HumanAhmadMuhammadMessengerBedouinChildren of AdamCompanions of the CaveElijahHudIblisIbrahimIshmaelLutMusaNuhRomansSalihShuaybTubbaZechariahYunus

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

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept messenger:

(subclass messenger human)
(instance muhammad messenger)
(instance elijah messenger)
(instance hud messenger)
(instance ibrahim messenger)
(instance ishmael messenger)
(instance jesus messenger)
(instance lut messenger)
(instance musa messenger)
(instance nuh messenger)
(instance salih messenger)
(instance shuayb messenger)
(instance yunus messenger)

See Also

1 message

John Arun Kumar

22nd January, 2014

Hello Sir,

Thank you for this valuable corpus. Here, could the concept messenger be connected to the concept historical person? Are there reasons for not doing so? Thank you.

Kind regards,


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