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Verse (80:15), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (80:15) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and noun. The prefixed preposition bi is usually translated as "with" or "by". The noun is feminine plural and is in the genitive case (مجرور). The noun's triliteral root is yā dāl yā (ي د ي). Together the segments form a preposition phrase known as jār wa majrūr (جار ومجرور).

Chapter (80) sūrat ʿabasa (He frowned)

In (the) hands
P – prefixed preposition bi
N – genitive feminine plural noun
جار ومجرور

Verse (80:15)

The analysis above refers to the fifteenth verse of chapter 80 (sūrat ʿabasa):

Sahih International: [Carried] by the hands of messenger-angels,

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