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Verse (7:13), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (7:13) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A supplemental particle and verb. The supplemental particle fa is usually translated as "then" or "so". The imperative verb (فعل أمر) is second person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is hā bā ṭā (ه ب ط).

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

"Then go down
SUP – prefixed supplemental particle
V – 2nd person masculine singular imperative verb
الفاء زائدة
فعل أمر

Verse (7:13)

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

Sahih International: [Allah] said, "Descend from Paradise, for it is not for you to be arrogant therein. So get out; indeed, you are of the debased.

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