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Verse (7:107), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (7:107) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A noun and possessive pronoun. The noun is masculine and is in the accusative case (منصوب). The noun's triliteral root is ʿayn ṣād wāw (ع ص و). The attached possessive pronoun is third person masculine singular.

Chapter (7) sūrat l-aʿrāf (The Heights)

his staff,
N – accusative masculine noun
PRON – 3rd person masculine singular possessive pronoun
اسم منصوب والهاء ضمير متصل في محل جر بالاضافة

Verse (7:107)

The analysis above refers to the 107th verse of chapter 7 (sūrat l-aʿrāf):

Sahih International: So Moses threw his staff, and suddenly it was a serpent, manifest.

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4 messages


5th July, 2011

The noun here [staff] is feminine, as far as I know, could we add that to the description perhaps?

Accusative feminine noun

wallahu a'alam


5th July, 2011

I should add 'singular'

Mazhar A. Nurani

5th July, 2011

Cerainly feminine and singular. The third person singular feminine pronoun referring back to it further confirms it.


5th July, 2011

Alhamdulilah I just found it under the feminine nouns too jazakallahu khairan!

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