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Verse (103:2) - 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 second verse of chapter 103 (sūrat l-ʿaṣr). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (103) sūrat l-ʿaṣr (Time)

Sahih International: Indeed, mankind is in loss,

Pickthall: Lo! man is a state of loss,

Yusuf Ali: Verily Man is in loss,

Shakir: Most surely man is in loss,

Muhammad Sarwar: the human being is doomed to suffer loss,

Mohsin Khan: Verily! Man is in loss,

Arberry: Surely Man is in the way of loss,

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