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Verse (41:51) - 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 51st verse of chapter 41 (sūrat fuṣṣilat). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (41) sūrat fuṣṣilat (Explained in Detail)

Sahih International: And when We bestow favor upon man, he turns away and distances himself; but when evil touches him, then he is full of extensive supplication.

Pickthall: When We show favour unto man, he withdraweth and turneth aside, but when ill toucheth him then he aboundeth in prayer.

Yusuf Ali: When We bestow favours on man, he turns away, and gets himself remote on his side (instead of coming to Us); and when evil seizes him, (he comes) full of prolonged prayer!

Shakir: And when We show favor to man, he turns aside and withdraws himself; and when evil touches him, he makes lengthy supplications.

Muhammad Sarwar: When We grant the human being a favor, he ignores it and turns away but when he is afflicted by hardship, he starts lengthy prayers.

Mohsin Khan: And when We show favour to man, he withdraws and turns away, but when evil touches him, then he has recourse to long supplications.

Arberry: And when We bless man, he turns away and withdraws aside; but when evil visits him, he is full of endless prayers.

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