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Verse (27:55), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar

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The first word of verse (27:55) is divided into 3 morphological segments. An interrogative alif, accusative particle and object pronoun. The prefixed alif is an interrogative particle used to form a question and is usually translated as "is", "are", or "do". The accusative particle belongs to a special group of words known as inna and her sisters (ان واخواتها). The attached object pronoun is second person masculine plural.

Chapter (27) sūrat l-naml (The Ants)


(27:55:1)
a-innakum
Why do you
INTG – prefixed interrogative alif
ACC – accusative particle
PRON – 2nd person masculine plural object pronoun
الهمزة همزة استفهام
حرف نصب والكاف ضمير متصل في محل نصب اسم «ان»

Verse (27:55)

The analysis above refers to the 55th verse of chapter 27 (sūrat l-naml):

Sahih International: Do you indeed approach men with desire instead of women? Rather, you are a people behaving ignorantly."

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