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Verse (26:130) - 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 130th 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: And when you strike, you strike as tyrants.

Pickthall: And if ye seize by force, seize ye as tyrants?

Yusuf Ali: "And when ye exert your strong hand, do ye do it like men of absolute power?

Shakir: And when you lay hands (on men) you lay hands (like) tyrants;

Muhammad Sarwar: When you attack, you attack as tyrants do.

Mohsin Khan: "And when you seize, seize you as tyrants?

Arberry: When you assault, you assault like tyrants!

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