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Verse (68:21), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (68:21) 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 third person masculine plural. The verb's triliteral root is nūn dāl wāw (ن د و). The suffix (الواو) is an attached subject pronoun.

Chapter (68) sūrat l-qalam (The Pen)

And they called one another
REM – prefixed resumption particle
V – 3rd person masculine plural perfect verb
PRON – subject pronoun
الفاء استئنافية
فعل ماض والواو ضمير متصل في محل رفع فاعل

Verse (68:21)

The analysis above refers to the 21st verse of chapter 68 (sūrat l-qalam):

Sahih International: And they called one another at morning,

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6th June, 2013

Form VI

Maqbool Ahmad

6th October, 2013

- Description of (68:21:1) should show verb VI

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