Instances of Expansion of Meaning in the Holy Quran
Kut University College Journal for Humanitarian Science,
2022, Volume 3, Issue 1, Pages 41-49
AbstractThe research consists of three basic requirements: the definition of the term expansion of meaning, instances of expansion of meaning, rules of expansion of meaning, and after that the conclusion, results and a list of sources.The research deals with the phenomenon of expansion of meaning and instances of expansion in the Noble Quranic models in which words are used to denote more than one meaning, that is, they have more than one meaning.Expansion of meaning is a steady phenomenon in the Quran and in Arabic poetry, therefore, interpreters, grammarians, and rhetoricians have become fond of it, and have given it a great attention, and considered it a cornerstone of rhetorical expression, especially the Quranic expression.The expansion of meaning means a single expression that leads to several meanings for an intended purpose. The multiplicity of syntactic aspects has an effect on expansion of meaning, so expansion is a creative method.
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