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Verse (15:74) - 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 74th verse of chapter 15 (sūrat l-ḥij'r). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (15) sūrat l-ḥij'r (The Rocky Tract)

Sahih International: And We made the highest part [of the city] its lowest and rained upon them stones of hard clay.

Pickthall: And We utterly confounded them, and We rained upon them stones of heated clay.

Yusuf Ali: And We turned (the cities) upside down, and rained down on them brimstones hard as baked clay.

Shakir: Thus did We turn it upside down, and rained down upon them stones of what had been decreed.

Muhammad Sarwar: We turned the town upside-down and showered on them lumps of baked clay.

Mohsin Khan: And We turned (the towns of Sodom in Palestine) upside down and rained down on them stones of baked clay.

Arberry: and We turned it uppermost nethermost and rained on it stones of baked clay.

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