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Verse (38:69), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (38:69) is a perfect verb (فعل ماض). The verb is third person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is kāf wāw nūn (ك و ن). The verb (كان) belongs to a special group of words known as kāna and her sisters (كان واخواتها).

Chapter (38) sūrat ṣād

V – 3rd person masculine singular perfect verb فعل ماض

Verse (38:69)

The analysis above refers to the 69th verse of chapter 38 (sūrat ṣād):

Sahih International: I had no knowledge of the exalted assembly [of angels] when they were disputing [the creation of Adam].

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