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

Verse (37:53), Word 5 - Quranic Grammar


The fifth word of verse (37:53) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and noun. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The indefinite noun is masculine plural and is in the accusative case (منصوب). The noun's triliteral root is ʿayn ẓā mīm (ع ظ م).

Chapter (37) sūrat l-ṣāfāt (Those Ranges in Ranks)

and bones,
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
N – accusative masculine plural indefinite noun → Bone
الواو عاطفة
اسم منصوب

Verse (37:53)

The analysis above refers to the 53rd verse of chapter 37 (sūrat l-ṣāfāt):

Sahih International: That when we have died and become dust and bones, we will indeed be recompensed?'"

See Also


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

Language Research Group
University of Leeds