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Verse (81:9), Word 1 - Quranic Grammar


The first word of verse (81:9) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A preposition and interrogative noun. The prefixed preposition bi is usually translated as "with" or "by". The interrogative noun is in the genitive case (مجرور). Together the segments form a preposition phrase known as jār wa majrūr (جار ومجرور).

Chapter (81) sūrat l-takwīr (The Overthrowing)

For what
P – prefixed preposition bi
INTG – genitive interrogative noun
جار ومجرور

Verse (81:9)

The analysis above refers to the ninth verse of chapter 81 (sūrat l-takwīr):

Sahih International: For what sin she was killed

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