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Verse (74:23), Word 3 - Quranic Grammar


The third word of verse (74:23) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and verb. The prefixed conjunction wa is usually translated as "and". The form X perfect verb (فعل ماض) is third person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is kāf bā rā (ك ب ر).

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

and was proud,
CONJ – prefixed conjunction wa (and)
V – 3rd person masculine singular (form X) perfect verb
الواو عاطفة
فعل ماض

Verse (74:23)

The analysis above refers to the 23rd verse of chapter 74 (sūrat l-mudathir):

Sahih International: Then he turned back and was arrogant

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