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Verse (12:84), Word 7 - Quranic Grammar


The seventh word of verse (12:84) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and verb. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The form IX perfect verb (فعل ماض) is third person feminine singular. The verb's triliteral root is bā yā ḍād (ب ي ض).

Chapter (12) sūrat yūsuf (Joseph)

And became white
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
V – 3rd person feminine singular (form IX) perfect verb
الواو عاطفة
فعل ماض

Verse (12:84)

The analysis above refers to the 84th verse of chapter 12 (sūrat yūsuf):

Sahih International: And he turned away from them and said, "Oh, my sorrow over Joseph," and his eyes became white from grief, for he was [of that] a suppressor.

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