The integrated structure and its effect in clarifying the meaning in AL- Sahifa Al-Sajjadiya The additional compound is a model


  • Imad Fadhil Abed College of Islamic Sciences - University of Babylon


Sahifa al-Sajjadiyah, additive compound, pure addition, non-pure addition, addition concomitants


This study is based on tracing the additional compound - as one of the types of structures integrated into the Arabic language - in texts that are distinguished by their elegance in structure and arrangement, and the significance of this is that they come from an infallible imam, by which I mean the texts of the supplications of the Sahifa al-Sajjadiyyah of Imam Zain al-Abidin Ali bin al-Hussein (peace be upon him), and monitoring its types. And its sections, analyzing them in light of the context in which they appear, and trying to find out the meaning to be learned from them.

The study worked to provide an original approach to the vocabulary of the title in light of its provision of a linguistic and terminological definition of the combined structures on the one hand, and the additional compound on the other hand. In light of this, the study also provided a brief statement of the opinions of scholars regarding the addition, its sections, and the significance of each section.

The research was divided, based on the guidance of that statement, into two sections. Each section covered one of the two sections of addition. The first section was for pure (moral) addition, and the second section was for non-pure (verbal) addition. Each topic was divided into several demands on the basis of the types of additional compound mentioned in the texts of the supplications of the Sahifa al-Sajjadiyah. As for the first topic: it included four demands, the first three of which were based on the meaning that the addition gives in light of the scholars’ divisions of it (lamic, verbal, and adverbial), while the first section was devoted to The last of them is for conjunctions of addition, I mean words that do not appear in speech except as added.

As for the second section: it included three demands based on the type of derivative as an additive.

The research showed a number of results that revealed the linguistic importance of the additional compound and its pivotal impact in explaining the potential meaning of the samples studied.