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Verse (36:13) - 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 thirteenth verse of chapter 36 (sūrat yā sīn). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (36) sūrat yā sīn

Sahih International: And present to them an example: the people of the city, when the messengers came to it -

Pickthall: Coin for them a similitude: The people of the city when those sent (from Allah) came unto them;

Yusuf Ali: Set forth to them, by way of a parable, the (story of) the Companions of the City. Behold!, there came messengers to it.

Shakir: And set out to them an example of the people of the town, when the messengers came to it.

Muhammad Sarwar: Tell them the story of the people of the town to whom Messengers came.

Mohsin Khan: And put forward to them a similitude; the (story of the) dwellers of the town, [It is said that the town was Antioch (Antakiya)], when there came Messengers to them.

Arberry: Strike for them a similitude -- the inhabitants of the city, when the Envoys came to it;

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