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Verse (70:25), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (70:25) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and active participle. The prefixed preposition lām is usually translated as "for". The active participle is masculine and is in the genitive case (مجرور). The active participle's triliteral root is sīn hamza lām (س أ ل). Together the segments form a preposition phrase known as jār wa majrūr (جار ومجرور).

Chapter (70) sūrat l-maʿārij (The Ways of Ascent)

For the one who asks
P – prefixed preposition lām
N – genitive masculine active participle
جار ومجرور

Verse (70:25)

The analysis above refers to the 25th verse of chapter 70 (sūrat l-maʿārij):

Sahih International: For the petitioner and the deprived -

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