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Verse (26:128) - 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 128th verse of chapter 26 (sūrat l-shuʿarā). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (26) sūrat l-shuʿarā (The Poets)

Sahih International: Do you construct on every elevation a sign, amusing yourselves,

Pickthall: Build ye on every high place a monument for vain delight?

Yusuf Ali: "Do ye build a landmark on every high place to amuse yourselves?

Shakir: Do you build on every height a monument? Vain is it that you do:

Muhammad Sarwar: "Do you build useless monuments on every mountain

Mohsin Khan: "Do you build high palaces on every high place, while you do not live in them?

Arberry: What, do you build on every prominence a sign, sporting,

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