1 readers online now  |  69 million page views

More evidence from Kutub al-Turath that the word Adna means Nearer and not lowest! this time it is al-Qurtubi!

Reader comment on item: Developments in Syria and Turkey
in response to reader comment: the Truth - abbasid Caliphate

Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Jun 24, 2013 at 14:08

And the ignorance goes on and on and this is what our dear GoD who knows no Arabic is telling us that:

. ADNA means lowest point on Earth.

You are really and you must pardon me ignorant

And this time this is from al-Qurtubi's tafseer of the word adna and this is what he says about adna al-ard

يَعْنِي أَرْض الشَّام

It means the land of al-sham or today's Syria and Lebanon and Jordan (see al-Tabari's tafseer)

Nothing about the dead sea ...

I do not see anything about even close to يعني ارض البحر الميت or it means the land of the dead sea

See what happens when you pretend to know something when you are and you must pardon me ignorant?

Oh there is more then al-Qurtubi tells that the meaning of the word ادنى or adna

وَ " أَدْنَى " مَعْنَاهُ أَقْرَب

Now can you tell the readers what al-Qurtubi is saying about the meaning of the word adna?

Oh I forgot you cannot read Arabic right? Let me help you he is saying

wa adna means and the word adna means AQRAB or NEAR

Oh you want to be sure that al-Qurtubi did not make a mistake? well let us check the dictionary for the meaning of the word Aqrab

nearer اقرب

And here is the link and it is Arabic English for ignorant wannabe Arabs like you

http://www.almaany.com/home.php?language=arabic&word=%D8%A3%D9%82%D8%B1%D8%A8&lang_name=English

I do not see anything about your bogus claim that the word has anything to to with lowest

So you tell me was al-Qurtubi wrong or was he an islamophobe?

You know what? I'm not done with you

Oh do not go away our dear GoD the wannabe Arab because we kuffar need to expose your likes for what you are...

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to More evidence from Kutub al-Turath that the word Adna means Nearer and not lowest! this time it is al-Qurtubi! by dhimmi no more

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List
eXTReMe Tracker

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)