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Verse (12:85) - English Translation


Welcome to the Quranic Arabic Corpus, an annotated linguistic resource for the Holy Quran. This page shows seven parallel translations in English for the 85th verse of chapter 12 (sūrat yūsuf). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (12) sūrat yūsuf (Joseph)

Sahih International: They said, "By Allah , you will not cease remembering Joseph until you become fatally ill or become of those who perish."

Pickthall: They said: By Allah, thou wilt never cease remembering Joseph till thy health is ruined or thou art of those who perish!

Yusuf Ali: They said: "By Allah! (never) wilt thou cease to remember Joseph until thou reach the last extremity of illness, or until thou die!"

Shakir: They said: By Allah! you will not cease to remember Yusuf until you are a prey to constant disease or (until) you are of those who perish.

Muhammad Sarwar: They said, "You are always remembering Joseph. By God, it will either make you sick or you will die".

Mohsin Khan: They said: "By Allah! You will never cease remembering Yusuf (Joseph) until you become weak with old age, or until you be of the dead."

Arberry: 'By God,' they said, 'thou wilt never cease mentioning Joseph till thou art consumed, or among the perishing.'

See Also

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