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Numbers in the Qur’an, Part 2

In first part we tried to learn the cardinal numbers in the Qur’an. Here are the ordinal numbers and a few fractions that are found mentioned in the Qur’an. 

First = اوّل Awwal (3:96) and الْأُولَىٰ  Oola (56:62)

Second = ثَانِيَ Thaani (9: 40)

Third = ثَالِثٍ Thaalith (36: 14)

Fourth = رابع Raabi’a (18: 22)

Fifth = خامس Khamis (24: 7)

Sixth = سادس Saadith (18: 22)

Eighth = ثامن Thaamin (18: 22)

Tenth = مِعْشَارَ Me’shaar (34:45)

1/2 Half  = نصف Nisf (4: 11)

1/3 One-third = ثلث Thuluthu (4:11)

2/3 Two-third = ثُلُثَا Thuluthaa  (4:11) / ثُلُثَيِ  Thuluthayi (73:20) / ثُّلُثَانِ Thuluthani 4:176

1/4 One-fourth = ربع Rubu’u (4:12)

1/5 One-fifth = خمس Khumus (8:41)

1/6 One-sixth = سُّدُسُ Thuduth (4:11)

1/8 One-eight = ثُّمُنُ Thumun 4:12

Note: If you find any number that is missing or not mentioned in this post, kindly do let know through comments. Jazakallaahu Khayra

Related Reading: Difference between Wahid and Ahad

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Sal-lal-laahu Ala Muhammad, Sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-Sallam.

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March 6, 2016 - Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted), Numbers in the Qur'an | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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  1. Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu .Brother please differentiate between Adl and Qist ,I think both the meaning are same .clarify me with example .Jazakallahu Khair.

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    Comment by Umrah Siddiqua | March 17, 2016 | Reply

    • Wa alaikumus salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu.
      This is interesting research.
      InshaaAllah will reply through mail.
      Baarakallaahu Feek

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      Comment by MuQeet | March 17, 2016 | Reply


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