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Verse (55:24) - 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 24th 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: And to Him belong the ships [with sails] elevated in the sea like mountains.

Pickthall: His are the ships displayed upon the sea, like banners.

Yusuf Ali: And His are the Ships sailing smoothly through the seas, lofty as mountains:

Shakir: And His are the ships reared aloft in the sea like mountains.

Muhammad Sarwar: By His command, the ships with raised masts sail on the sea like mountains.

Mohsin Khan: And His are the ships going and coming in the seas, like mountains.

Arberry: His too are the ships that run, raised up in the sea like land-marks.

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