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Verse (69:9), Word 5 - Quranic Grammar


The fifth word of verse (69:9) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and active participle. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The form VIII active participle is feminine plural and is in the nominative case (مرفوع). The active participle's triliteral root is hamza fā kāf (أ ف ك).

Chapter (69) sūrat l-ḥāqah (The Inevitable)

and the overturned cities
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
N – nominative feminine plural (form VIII) active participle
الواو عاطفة
اسم مرفوع

Verse (69:9)

The analysis above refers to the ninth verse of chapter 69 (sūrat l-ḥāqah):

Sahih International: And there came Pharaoh and those before him and the overturned cities with sin.

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12th June, 2010

As far as I know, the root word for mu'tafikatu 69:9:5 should be alif-fa-kaf.

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