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Verse (15:82) - 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 82nd 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 they used to carve from the mountains, houses, feeling secure.

Pickthall: And they used to hew out dwellings from the hills, (wherein they dwelt) secure.

Yusuf Ali: Out of the mountains did they hew (their) edifices, (feeling themselves) secure.

Shakir: And they hewed houses in the mountains in security.

Muhammad Sarwar: They would carve secure houses out of the mountains.

Mohsin Khan: And they used to hew out dwellings from the mountains (feeling themselves) secure.

Arberry: They were hewing the mountains into houses, therein dwelling securely;

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