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Verse (16:11), Word 5 - Quranic Grammar


The fifth word of verse (16:11) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and noun. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The noun is masculine and is in the accusative case (منصوب). The noun's triliteral root is zāy yā tā (ز ي ت).

Chapter (16) sūrat l-naḥl (The Bees)

and the olives
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
N – accusative masculine noun → Olive
الواو عاطفة
اسم منصوب

Verse (16:11)

The analysis above refers to the eleventh verse of chapter 16 (sūrat l-naḥl):

Sahih International: He causes to grow for you thereby the crops, olives, palm trees, grapevines, and from all the fruits. Indeed in that is a sign for a people who give thought.

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