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Verse (53:43), Word 4 - Quranic Grammar


The fourth word of verse (53:43) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and verb. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The form IV perfect verb (فعل ماض) is third person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is bā kāf yā (ب ك ي).

Chapter (53) sūrat l-najm (The Star)

and makes (one) weep.
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
V – 3rd person masculine singular (form IV) perfect verb
الواو عاطفة
فعل ماض

Verse (53:43)

The analysis above refers to the 43rd verse of chapter 53 (sūrat l-najm):

Sahih International: And that it is He who makes [one] laugh and weep

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