Hiya al-Umm, Qaṣīdah Qālahā Zakir Shariff fī Rithā’ Ummihi: Dirāsah Taḥlīlīyah Adabīyah

  • Idris Ahmad Yunus Nigeria Arabic Language Village (Inter-University Center for Arabic Studies), Ngala, Borno State, Nigeria
  • Saleh Muhammad Kabir Nigeria Arabic Language Village (Inter-University Center for Arabic Studies), Ngala, Borno State, Nigeria
  • Bashir Alhaji Gaji Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria
Keywords: Elegy for a mother, Hiya al-Umm, Zakir Shariff

Abstract

This study aims to study the life of Zakir Shariff and his elegy poem. The method used in this study is the descriptive-analytical approach, where the researchers read the selected poem and then follow it with study and analysis. The poem chosen was Hiya al-Umm, an elegy poem for his mother. The results of this study indicate that the beginning of the poem (mala‘ al-qaṣīdah) invites the reader to follow his elegy (rithā) poem for his mother; (2) good disposal (usn al-takhallu) of the poem, the poet proceeded directly with the topic, noting that he did not explore the introduction of his poem with depict the remaining of the camps (al-alalīyah) or propaganda; (3) a good syllable (usn al-maqa‘) in the poem, the last words upon which the poet stood was well tolerated and kept a pleasure in listening in the most eloquent expression and the most beautiful meaning; (4) the sincerity of emotion (idq al-‘āṭifah), the poem was distinguished by the sincerity of emotion, the heat of feeling, and the acuity of feeling.

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Published
2021-04-30
How to Cite
Yunus, I. A., Kabir, S. M., & Gaji, B. A. (2021). Hiya al-Umm, Qaṣīdah Qālahā Zakir Shariff fī Rithā’ Ummihi: Dirāsah Taḥlīlīyah Adabīyah. Al-Ma‘rifah, 18(1), 109 - 120. https://doi.org/10.21009/almakrifah.18.01.10