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Verse (54:11), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (54:11) is divided into 3 morphological segments. A resumption particle, verb and subject pronoun. The connective particle fa is usually translated as "then" or "so" and is used to indicate a sequence of events. The perfect verb (فعل ماض) is first person plural. The verb's triliteral root is fā tā ḥā (ف ت ح). The suffix (نا) is an attached subject pronoun.

Chapter (54) sūrat l-qamar (The Moon)

So We opened
REM – prefixed resumption particle
V – 1st person plural perfect verb
PRON – subject pronoun
الفاء استئنافية
فعل ماض و«نا» ضمير متصل في محل رفع فاعل

Verse (54:11)

The analysis above refers to the eleventh verse of chapter 54 (sūrat l-qamar):

Sahih International: Then We opened the gates of the heaven with rain pouring down

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