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Verse (59:4) - 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 fourth verse of chapter 59 (sūrat l-ḥashr). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (59) sūrat l-ḥashr (The Gathering)

Sahih International: That is because they opposed Allah and His Messenger. And whoever opposes Allah - then indeed, Allah is severe in penalty.

Pickthall: That is because they were opposed to Allah and His messenger; and whoso is opposed to Allah, (for him) verily Allah is stern in reprisal.

Yusuf Ali: That is because they resisted Allah and His Messenger: and if any one resists Allah, verily Allah is severe in Punishment.

Shakir: That is because they acted in opposition to Allah and His Messenger, and whoever acts in opposition to Allah, then surely Allah is severe in retributing (evil).

Muhammad Sarwar: This is because they opposed God and His Messenger and whoever opposes God should know that God's retribution is severe.

Mohsin Khan: That is because they opposed Allah and His Messenger (Muhammad SAW). And whosoever opposes Allah, then verily, Allah is Severe in punishment.

Arberry: That is because they made a breach with God and His Messenger; and whosoever makes a breach with God, God is terrible in retribution.

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