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Verse (87:16), Word 4 - Quranic Grammar


The fourth word of verse (87:16) is a feminine singular adjective and is in the accusative case (منصوب). The adjective's triliteral root is dāl nūn wāw (د ن و).

Chapter (87) sūrat l-aʿlā (The Most High)

(of) the world,
ADJ – accusative feminine singular adjective صفة منصوبة

Verse (87:16)

The analysis above refers to the sixteenth verse of chapter 87 (sūrat l-aʿlā):

Sahih International: But you prefer the worldly life,

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