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Verse (19:1), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


Verse 1 of chapter 19 begins with the Quranic initials kāf hā yā ʿayn ṣād (ك ه ي ع ص). These are sequences of letters that occur at the start of certain chapters in the Quran. In Arabic these are known as the disconnected or shortened letters (حروف مقطعة).

Chapter (19) sūrat maryam (Mary)

Kaaf Ha Ya Ain Sad.
INL – Quranic initials حروف مقطعة

Verse (19:1)

The analysis above refers to the first verse of chapter 19 (sūrat maryam):

Sahih International: Kaf, Ha, Ya, 'Ayn, Sad.

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