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Verse (5:26), Word 5 - Quranic Grammar


The fifth word of verse (5:26) is a masculine plural time adverb and is in the accusative case (منصوب). The time adverb's triliteral root is rā bā ʿayn (ر ب ع).

Chapter (5) sūrat l-māidah (The Table spread with Food)

(for) forty
T – accusative masculine plural time adverb ظرف زمان منصوب

Verse (5:26)

The analysis above refers to the 26th verse of chapter 5 (sūrat l-māidah):

Sahih International: [Allah] said, "Then indeed, it is forbidden to them for forty years [in which] they will wander throughout the land. So do not grieve over the defiantly disobedient people."

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