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Verse (15:79) - 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 79th 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: So We took retribution from them, and indeed, both [cities] are on a clear highway.

Pickthall: So we took vengeance on them; and lo! they both are on a high-road plain to see.

Yusuf Ali: So We exacted retribution from them. They were both on an open highway, plain to see.

Shakir: So We inflicted retribution on them, and they are both, indeed, on an open road (still) pursued.

Muhammad Sarwar: We afflicted them with punishment. Both people had clear (divine) authority among them.

Mohsin Khan: So, We took vengeance on them. They are both on an open highway, plain to see.

Arberry: and We took vengeance on them. The two of them were upon a roadway manifest.

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