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Verse (29:43) - 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 43rd verse of chapter 29 (sūrat l-ʿankabūt). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (29) sūrat l-ʿankabūt (The Spider)

Sahih International: And these examples We present to the people, but none will understand them except those of knowledge.

Pickthall: As for these similitudes, We coin them for mankind, but none will grasp their meaning save the wise.

Yusuf Ali: And such are the Parables We set forth for mankind, but only those understand them who have knowledge.

Shakir: And (as for) these examples, We set them forth for men, and none understand them but the learned.

Muhammad Sarwar: These are parables which We tell to human being, but only the learned ones understand them.

Mohsin Khan: And these similitudes We put forward for mankind, but none will understand them except those who have knowledge (of Allah and His Signs, etc.).

Arberry: And those similitudes -- We strike them for the people, but none understands them save those who know.

See Also

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