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Verse (16:100) - 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 100th verse of chapter 16 (sūrat l-naḥl). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (16) sūrat l-naḥl (The Bees)

Sahih International: His authority is only over those who take him as an ally and those who through him associate others with Allah.

Pickthall: His power is only over those who make a friend of him, and those who ascribe partners unto Him (Allah).

Yusuf Ali: His authority is over those only, who take him as patron and who join partners with Allah.

Shakir: His authority is only over those who befriend him and those who associate others with Him.

Muhammad Sarwar: The only authority which he has is over his friends and those who consider things equal to God.

Mohsin Khan: His power is only over those who obey and follow him (Satan), and those who join partners with Him (Allah) [i.e. those who are Mushrikun - polytheists - see Verse 6:121].

Arberry: his authority is over those who take him for their friend and ascribe associates to God.

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