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Verse (111:1) - 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 first verse of chapter 111 (sūrat l-masad). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (111) sūrat l-masad (The Palm Fibre)

Sahih International: May the hands of Abu Lahab be ruined, and ruined is he.

Pickthall: The power of Abu Lahab will perish, and he will perish.

Yusuf Ali: Perish the hands of the Father of Flame! Perish he!

Shakir: Perdition overtake both hands of Abu Lahab, and he will perish.

Muhammad Sarwar: May the hands of Abu Lahab perish!

Mohsin Khan: Perish the two hands of Abu Lahab (an uncle of the Prophet), and perish he!

Arberry: Perish the hands of Abu Lahab, and perish he!

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