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Verse (27:54) - 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 54th verse of chapter 27 (sūrat l-naml). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (27) sūrat l-naml (The Ants)

Sahih International: And [mention] Lot, when he said to his people, "Do you commit immorality while you are seeing?

Pickthall: And Lot! when he said unto his folk: Will ye commit abomination knowingly?

Yusuf Ali: (We also sent) Lut (as a messenger): behold, He said to his people, "Do ye do what is shameful though ye see (its iniquity)?

Shakir: And (We sent) Lut, when he said to his people: What! do you commit indecency while you see?

Muhammad Sarwar: Lot asked his people, "Do you understandably commit indecency?

Mohsin Khan: And (remember) Lout (Lot)! When he said to his people . Do you commit Al­Fahishah (evil, great sin, every kind of unlawful sexual intercourse, sodomy, etc.) while you see (one another doing evil without any screen, etc.)?"

Arberry: And Lot, when he said to his people, 'What, do you commit indecency with your eyes open?

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