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Verse (56:23) - 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 23rd verse of chapter 56 (sūrat l-wāqiʿah). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (56) sūrat l-wāqiʿah (The Event)

Sahih International: The likenesses of pearls well-protected,

Pickthall: Like unto hidden pearls,

Yusuf Ali: Like unto Pearls well-guarded.

Shakir: The like of the hidden pearls:

Muhammad Sarwar: like pearls preserved in their shells,

Mohsin Khan: Like unto preserved pearls.

Arberry: as the likeness of hidden pearls,

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