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Verse (7:177) - 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 177th verse of chapter 7 (sūrat l-aʿrāf). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (7) sūrat l-aʿrāf (The Heights)

Sahih International: How evil an example [is that of] the people who denied Our signs and used to wrong themselves.

Pickthall: Evil as an example are the folk who denied Our revelations, and were wont to wrong themselves.

Yusuf Ali: Evil as an example are people who reject Our signs and wrong their own souls.

Shakir: Evil is the likeness of the people who reject Our communications and are unjust to their own souls.

Muhammad Sarwar: How terrible is the example of those who have rejected Our revelations and have done injustice only to themselves!

Mohsin Khan: Evil is the likeness of the people who reject Our Ayat (proofs, evidences, verses and signs, etc.), and used to wrong their ownselves.

Arberry: An evil likeness is the likeness of the people who cried lies to Our signs, and themselves were wronging.

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