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Verse (4:28) - 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 28th verse of chapter 4 (sūrat l-nisāa). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (4) sūrat l-nisāa (The Women)

Sahih International: And Allah wants to lighten for you [your difficulties]; and mankind was created weak.

Pickthall: Allah would make the burden light for you, for man was created weak.

Yusuf Ali: Allah doth wish to lighten your (difficulties): For man was created Weak (in flesh).

Shakir: Allah desires that He should make light your burdens, and man is created weak.

Muhammad Sarwar: God wants to relieve you of your burden; all human beings were created weak.

Mohsin Khan: Allah wishes to lighten (the burden) for you; and man was created weak (cannot be patient to leave sexual intercourse with woman).

Arberry: God desires to lighten things for you, for man was created a weakling.

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