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Verse (53:8) - 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 eighth verse of chapter 53 (sūrat l-najm). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (53) sūrat l-najm (The Star)

Sahih International: Then he approached and descended

Pickthall: Then he drew nigh and came down

Yusuf Ali: Then he approached and came closer,

Shakir: Then he drew near, then he bowed

Muhammad Sarwar: He (Gabriel) then came nearer and nearer.

Mohsin Khan: Then he [Jibrael (Gabriel)] approached and came closer,

Arberry: then drew near and suspended hung,

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