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Verse (55:14) - 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 fourteenth verse of chapter 55 (sūrat l-raḥmān). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (55) sūrat l-raḥmān (The Most Gracious)

Sahih International: He created man from clay like [that of] pottery.

Pickthall: He created man of clay like the potter's,

Yusuf Ali: He created man from sounding clay like unto pottery,

Shakir: He created man from dry clay like earthen vessels,

Muhammad Sarwar: He created the human being from clay like that used for pottery

Mohsin Khan: He created man (Adam) from sounding clay like the clay of pottery.

Arberry: He created man of a clay like the potter's,

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