Fiqh al-Lughah

  • Lord, have mercy.

    27th June 2011

    This post is dedicated to my baby Rahma, the joy of my heart, light of my life, and queen...

    0
  • He’s my brother.

    19th November 2007

    This post is dedicated to my brother. May Allaah protect you and have mercy upon you always habibee…ameen. al-Salaamu...

    0
  • Updates

    13th April 2007

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, Updates to the site may be slow for a little while, due to travelling. Jazaakum...

    0
  • It just doesn’t sound right.

    20th December 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, The sound and pronunciation of a word is very important in Arabic, and this especially...

    0
  • The correct combination.

    20th November 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, I came across an amusing anecdote in Lisan al-’Arab recently illustrating the dangers of engaging...

    0
  • The Science of Language

    15th October 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, Since the dawn of early Islam, and largely provoked by the doctrine of the miracle...

    0
  • Updates

    21st May 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, Updates to the site may continue to be slow coming for the next month or...

    0
  • Down to the last letter.

    11th May 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, Arabic linguists of the past examined the semantic connotations of Arabic alphabetical letters according to...

    0
  • “Antonyms in Arabic are a strange phenomenon.”

    21st April 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, While one of the aims of Arabic Gems is to provide original content related to...

    0
  • Two ends of the same stick.

    20th April 2006

    al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, There is a category of words in Arabic known as al-ad`daad الأضداد. They are a...

    0