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Verse (11:78), Word 9 - Quranic Grammar


The ninth word of verse (11:78) is a feminine plural noun and is in the genitive case (مجرور). The noun's triliteral root is sīn wāw hamza (س و أ).

Chapter (11) sūrat hūd (Hud)

the evil deeds.
N – genitive feminine plural noun اسم مجرور

Verse (11:78)

The analysis above refers to the 78th verse of chapter 11 (sūrat hūd):

Sahih International: And his people came hastening to him, and before [this] they had been doing evil deeds. He said, "O my people, these are my daughters; they are purer for you. So fear Allah and do not disgrace me concerning my guests. Is there not among you a man of reason?"

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2 messages

Maqbool Ahmad

19th June, 2015

Should (11:78:9) السَّيِّئَاتِ not be اسم منصوب instead of اسم مجرور?

Abdul Rahman

20th June, 2015

Yes, you are right.

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