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Verse (74:16), Word 3 - Quranic Grammar


The third word of verse (74:16) is a perfect verb (فعل ماض). The verb is third person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is kāf wāw nūn (ك و ن). The verb (كان) belongs to a special group of words known as kāna and her sisters (كان واخواتها).

Chapter (74) sūrat l-mudathir (The One Enveloped)

has been
V – 3rd person masculine singular perfect verb فعل ماض

Verse (74:16)

The analysis above refers to the sixteenth verse of chapter 74 (sūrat l-mudathir):

Sahih International: No! Indeed, he has been toward Our verses obstinate.

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