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Verse (38:42) - 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 42nd verse of chapter 38 (sūrat ṣād). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (38) sūrat ṣād

Sahih International: [So he was told], "Strike [the ground] with your foot; this is a [spring for] a cool bath and drink."

Pickthall: (And it was said unto him): Strike the ground with thy foot. This (spring) is a cool bath and a refreshing drink.

Yusuf Ali: (The command was given:) "Strike with thy foot: here is (water) wherein to wash, cool and refreshing, and (water) to drink."

Shakir: Urge with your foot; here is a cool washing-place and a drink.

Muhammad Sarwar: (We answered his prayer, healed his sickness, and told him), "Run on your feet. This is cool water (for you) to wash and drink".

Mohsin Khan: (Allah said to him): "Strike the ground with your foot: This is a spring of water to wash in, cool and a (refreshing) drink."

Arberry: 'Stamp thy foot! This is a laving-place cool, and a drink.'

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