you people protect - safeguard yourselves

Verbal Sentence: Verb; Imperfect; second person; plural; Mood: Indicative; [Form-VIII]; [و] Subject Pronoun-nominative state referent to preceding second person, masculine, plural pronoun; مصدر-اِتِّقَاءٌ Verbal Noun. Root: و ق ى. It leads to the perception of fending off - warding off from something else; to defend, to guard oneself. Property by means of which one guards oneself.

     فعل مضارع مرفوع بثبوت النون/و-ضمير متصل في محل رفع فاعل-جمع مذكرحاضر/باب اِفْتَعَلَ

Form-VIII verb has reflexive causative meanings and indicates a stronger role of the Subject as a performer of the action involving painstaking, meticulous, diligent effort.

Recurrences: (1)2:21(2)2:63(3) 2:179(4)2:183(5)6:153(6)7:65(7)7:171(8)10:31(9)16:52(10)23:23(11)23:32(12)23:87(13)26:106(14) 26:124 (15)26:142 (16)26:161(17)26:177(18)37:124(19)73:17=19 

First occurrence:

  • O you the Mankind, listen attentively;

  • You people demonstrate subservience and allegiance to your Sustainer Lord. Your Sustainer Lord is He Who has created you people and had created those who existed in times before you

  • So that you people might protect - safeguard yourselves.  [2:21]