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Verse (56:8) - 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 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 the companions of the right - what are the companions of the right?

Pickthall: (First) those on the right hand; what of those on the right hand?

Yusuf Ali: Then (there will be) the Companions of the Right Hand;- What will be the Companions of the Right Hand?

Shakir: Then (as to) the companions of the right hand; how happy are the companions of the right hand!

Muhammad Sarwar: The people of the right hand - those whose books of records will be placed in their right hands. How happy they will be!

Mohsin Khan: So those on the Right Hand (i.e. those who will be given their Records in their right hands), Who will be those on the Right Hand? (As a respect for them, because they will enter Paradise).

Arberry: Companions of the Right (O Companions of the Right!)

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