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

Verse (14:16), Word 4 - Quranic Grammar


The fourth word of verse (14:16) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and verb. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The imperfect verb (فعل مضارع) is third person masculine singular and is in the indicative mood (مرفوع). The verb's triliteral root is sīn qāf yā (س ق ي).

Chapter (14) sūrat ib'rāhīm (Abraham)

and he will be made to drink
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
V – 3rd person masculine singular imperfect verb
الواو عاطفة
فعل مضارع

Verse (14:16)

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

Sahih International: Before him is Hell, and he will be given a drink of purulent water.

See Also

1 message

Maqbool Ahmad

14th December, 2016

Should (14:16:4) not be marked فعل مضارع مبني للمجهول?

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

Language Research Group
University of Leeds