fingerprint is an impression of the friction ridges of all or any
part of the finger. A friction ridge is a raised portion of the
finger skin. It appears on all fingers, but the most used one is
the thumbprint. A finger print is a continuous lines that have
branches which gives each person a distinguishable form.
words, fingerprint normally refers to impressions transferred from
the pad on the last joint of fingers and thumbs on other
substances especially smooth ones and used to make
identifications. It is proved that these prints can not matches in
two persons in the world even twins that its origin in a single
print consists at the embryo in the thirteenth week (the fourth
month) and remains till human dies, and if the body kept with the
mummification or in the
ice places, the print remains as it is
thousands of years And if the skin was removed from the finger,
the same characteristics start to appear again in the new skin.
facts about fingerprint:
Man fingerprint is different than woman.
Scientists group fingerprint types into categories.
Footprints are also used in personal
The Koala is one of the few mammals that have
1823 scientist "Purkinje" had discovered the fact of
fingerprints. He found that the lines on the upper part of the
fingers vary from one person to another, and he found four types
of these lines: Arcs, circles,
or structured shapes that consist of more than one shape.
1858, the English scientist, "William Herschell" had pointed to
the fact of different fingerprints for different owners, making it
a distinctive for each person. In 1877, Dr. Henry Faulds invented
the idea of putting fingerprint on paper using ink. In 1892, Dr.
Francis Galton proved that the image of a fingerprint live with
the person throughout his life not changed in spite of all what
could happen to him. Scientists have found that one Egyptian mummy
still has its own fingerprints clear and with no change.
The inimitability of
the Holy Qur’an is clarified when Allah refers, in the context of
debating with those who deny resurrection, to His ability to
replicate in perfect order the fingertips that distinguish every
person. Fingerprints that seems to those who know nothing, to be
too trivial to be mentioned in the Holy Qur’an are a proof of
Allah’s precise creation. Mentioning fingerprints, in particular,
in the Holy Qur’an refers to the knowledge of Allah, the source of
the Great Qur’an:
(Surah Al-Qiyamah –
Verses Nos. 3 - 4) tell us about this proof.
Does man (a
disbeliever) think that we shall not assemble his bones? Yes, we are
Able to put together in perfect order the tips of his fingers.