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Verse (14:15), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (14:15) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and verb. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The perfect verb (فعل ماض) is third person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is khā yā bā (خ ي ب).

Chapter (14) sūrat ib'rāhīm (Abraham)

and disappointed
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
V – 3rd person masculine singular perfect verb
الواو عاطفة
فعل ماض

Verse (14:15)

The analysis above refers to the fifteenth verse of chapter 14 (sūrat ib'rāhīm):

Sahih International: And they requested victory from Allah , and disappointed, [therefore], was every obstinate tyrant.

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