Qur'an | Word by Word | Audio | Prayer Times
__ Sign In

Tree (شجرة)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Tree (شجرة) is one of the types of plant mentioned in the Quran. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Living Creation
Organic Object
Biological Organism
Tree (شجرة)
Quranic Concept

Tree is referred to in verse (36:80) of chapter (36) sūrat yā sīn:

Sahih International: [It is] He who made for you from the green tree, fire, and then from it you ignite.

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:

CrowCucumberPlantDate PalmFigGingerGoatGrapeHerbLeafLentilOliveOnionGarlicPomegranateSheepTree

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

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept tree:

(instance tree plant)

See Also

  • Verse List - Show other verses related to this concept in the Quran (25 occurances)
  • Tree - Wikipedia article
  • Quran Index - Index of Quranic concepts


You can sign in to add a message if this information could be improved or requires discussion.

Language Research Group
University of Leeds