ʿAql عَقْلْ — reason, intellect, logical thinking, rationality, sanity
- What! Do they take for intercessors others besides Allah? Say: "Even if they have no power whatever and no intelligence?" 39:43
- They will further say: "Had we but listened or used our intelligence, we should not (now) be among the Companions of the Blazing Fire!" 67:10
The Prophet (pbuh) said: There are three [people] whose actions are not recorded: a sleeper until they wake up, a child until they reach puberty, and an insane person (majnūn) until they come to their senses (ʿaql).