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Verse (36:2), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (36:2) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and proper noun. The prefixed preposition wa is usually translated as "by" and is used to form an oath. The proper noun is masculine and is in the genitive case (مجرور). The proper noun's triliteral root is qāf rā hamza (ق ر أ). Together the segments form a preposition phrase known as jār wa majrūr (جار ومجرور).

Chapter (36) sūrat yā sīn

By the Quran
P – prefixed preposition wa (oath)
PN – genitive masculine proper noun → Quran
جار ومجرور

Verse (36:2)

The analysis above refers to the second verse of chapter 36 (sūrat yā sīn):

Sahih International: By the wise Qur'an.

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