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Verse (54:42) - 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 54 (sūrat l-qamar). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (54) sūrat l-qamar (The Moon)

Sahih International: They denied Our signs, all of them, so We seized them with a seizure of one Exalted in Might and Perfect in Ability.

Pickthall: Who denied Our revelations, every one. Therefore We grasped them with the grasp of the Mighty, the Powerful.

Yusuf Ali: The (people) rejected all Our Signs; but We seized them with such Penalty (as comes) from One Exalted in Power, able to carry out His Will.

Shakir: They rejected all Our communications, so We overtook them after the manner of a Mighty, Powerful One.

Muhammad Sarwar: but they rejected all Our miracles. So We seized them in the way that a Majestic and All-powerful One would.

Mohsin Khan: (They) belied all Our Signs, so We seized them with a Seizure of the All-Mighty, All-Capable to carry out what he Will (Omnipotent).

Arberry: They cried lies to Our signs, all of them, so We seized them with the seizing of One mighty, omnipotent.

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