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Verse (65:8), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (65:8) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A resumption particle and noun. The connective particle wa is usually translated as "then" or "so" and is used to indicate a sequence of events. The noun is in the nominative case (مرفوع).

Chapter (65) sūrat l-ṭalāq (The Divorce)

And how many
REM – prefixed resumption particle
N – nominative noun
الواو استئنافية
اسم مرفوع

Verse (65:8)

The analysis above refers to the eighth verse of chapter 65 (sūrat l-ṭalāq):

Sahih International: And how many a city was insolent toward the command of its Lord and His messengers, so We took it to severe account and punished it with a terrible punishment.

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