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Verse (56:75) - 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 75th verse of chapter 56 (sūrat l-wāqiʿah). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (56) sūrat l-wāqiʿah (The Event)

Sahih International: Then I swear by the setting of the stars,

Pickthall: Nay, I swear by the places of the stars -

Yusuf Ali: Furthermore I call to witness the setting of the Stars,-

Shakir: But nay! I swear by the falling of stars;

Muhammad Sarwar: I do not need to swear by the setting of the stars

Mohsin Khan: So I swear by Mawaqi (setting or the mansions, etc.) of the stars (they traverse).

Arberry: No! I swear by the fallings of the stars

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