Category Archives: Phraseological Studies

(أُوتُوا الْكِتَابَ) Utoo Al-Kitab and Variations in Ch 4

1 – 4:44 أَلَمْ تَرَ إِلَى الَّذِينَ أُوتُوا نَصِيبًا مِنَ الْكِتَابِ يَشْتَرُونَ الضَّلالَةَ وَيُرِيدُونَ أَنْ تَضِلُّوا السَّبِيلَ al-kitab here refers to the system of 4/43. For those who are given only a portion of this system, they are trading misguidance … Continue reading

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(أُوتُوا الْكِتَابَ) Utoo Al-Kitab and Variations in Ch 3

1 – 3:19 إِنَّ الدِّينَ عِنْدَ اللَّهِ الإِسْلامُ وَمَا اخْتَلَفَ الَّذِينَ أُوتُوا الْكِتَابَ إِلا مِنْ بَعْدِ مَا جَاءَهُمُ الْعِلْمُ بَغْيًا بَيْنَهُمْ وَمَنْ يَكْفُرْ بِآيَاتِ اللَّهِ فَإِنَّ اللَّهَ سَرِيعُ الْحِسَابِ In this context, it refers to justice and the witnessing of … Continue reading

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(أُوتُوا الْكِتَابَ) Utoo Al-Kitab and Variations in Ch 2

1 – 2:53 وَإِذْ آتَيْنَا مُوسَى الْكِتَابَ وَالْفُرْقَانَ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَهْتَدُونَ The personality *musa* is given al-kitab, referring here to preferentiality over the worlds and deliverance from oppression 2 -2:87 وَلَقَدْ آتَيْنَا مُوسَى الْكِتَابَ وَقَفَّيْنَا مِنْ بَعْدِهِ بِالرُّسُلِ وَآتَيْنَا عِيسَى ابْنَ … Continue reading

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(أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ) Ahl Al-Kitab in Ch 98

98:1 لَمْ يَكُنِ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا مِنْ أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ وَالْمُشْرِكِينَ مُنْفَكِّينَ حَتَّى تَأْتِيَهُمُ الْبَيِّنَةُ This is the first mention of ahl al-kitab in the first verse of any chapter. The kitab here refers to the kitabun kareem of the basmalah. People … Continue reading

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(أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ) Ahl Al-Kitab in Ch 59

59:2 هُوَ الَّذِي أَخْرَجَ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا مِنْ أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ مِنْ دِيَارِهِمْ لأَوَّلِ الْحَشْرِ مَا ظَنَنْتُمْ أَنْ يَخْرُجُوا وَظَنُّوا أَنَّهُمْ مَانِعَتُهُمْ حُصُونُهُمْ مِنَ اللَّهِ فَأَتَاهُمُ اللَّهُ مِنْ حَيْثُ لَمْ يَحْتَسِبُوا وَقَذَفَ فِي قُلُوبِهِمُ الرُّعْبَ يُخْرِبُونَ بُيُوتَهُمْ بِأَيْدِيهِمْ وَأَيْدِي الْمُؤْمِنِينَ فَاعْتَبِرُوا يَا … Continue reading

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(أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ) Ahl Al-Kitab in Ch 57

57:29 لِئَلا يَعْلَمَ أَهْلُ الْكِتَابِ أَلا يَقْدِرُونَ عَلَى شَيْءٍ مِنْ فَضْلِ اللَّهِ وَأَنَّ الْفَضْلَ بِيَدِ اللَّهِ يُؤْتِيهِ مَنْ يَشَاءُ وَاللَّهُ ذُو الْفَضْلِ الْعَظِيمِ Here is ‘kitab’ is the command and system of the previous verse which mentions the maghfirah (divine … Continue reading

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(أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ) Ahl Al-Kitab in Ch 33

33:26 وَأَنْـزَلَ الَّذِينَ ظَاهَرُوهُمْ مِنْ أَهْلِ الْكِتَابِ مِنْ صَيَاصِيهِمْ وَقَذَفَ فِي قُلُوبِهِمُ الرُّعْبَ فَرِيقًا تَقْتُلُونَ وَتَأْسِرُونَ فَرِيقًا Referring to the context, the ‘kitab’ here is the political system which opposed the one of truth and justice, run by the nabi. … Continue reading

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