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Verse (4:1), Word 4 - Quranic Grammar


The fourth word of verse (4:1) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A noun and possessive pronoun. The noun is masculine and is in the accusative case (منصوب). The noun's triliteral root is rā bā bā (ر ب ب). The attached possessive pronoun is second person masculine plural.

Chapter (4) sūrat l-nisāa (The Women)

your Lord
N – accusative masculine noun
PRON – 2nd person masculine plural possessive pronoun
اسم منصوب والكاف ضمير متصل في محل جر بالاضافة

Verse (4:1)

The analysis above refers to the first verse of chapter 4 (sūrat l-nisāa):

Sahih International: O mankind, fear your Lord, who created you from one soul and created from it its mate and dispersed from both of them many men and women. And fear Allah , through whom you ask one another, and the wombs. Indeed Allah is ever, over you, an Observer.

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12th September, 2013


Rabb-A: Rabb (Administrator, Guardian who nurtures), Maf-'ul Bi-Hi (object of verbal clause), Mansub (in state of Nasb i.e. A (Fat-ha) sounds the last letter). Fat-ha placed there as a sign of aggrandizement (Ta'zim)

Kaf: Dhamir Muttasil (prefixed-connected pronoun) , in state of Jarr therefore it is an Idhafa (Annexation) to Rabb

Mim: 'Alama (Sign or flagged) to indicate male plural

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