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Verse (38:5) - 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 fifth 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: Has he made the gods [only] one God? Indeed, this is a curious thing."

Pickthall: Maketh he the gods One Allah? Lo! that is an astounding thing.

Yusuf Ali: "Has he made the gods (all) into one Allah? Truly this is a wonderful thing!"

Shakir: What! makes he the gods a single Allah? A strange thing is this, to be sure!

Muhammad Sarwar: They say, "Has he condemned all other gods but One? This is certainly strange".

Mohsin Khan: "Has he made the aliha (gods) (all) into One Ilah (God - Allah). Verily, this is a curious thing!"

Arberry: What, has he made the gods One God? This is indeed a marvellous thing.'

See Also

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