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Verse (70:16) - 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 sixteenth verse of chapter 70 (sūrat l-maʿārij). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (70) sūrat l-maʿārij (The Ways of Ascent)

Sahih International: A remover of exteriors.

Pickthall: Eager to roast;

Yusuf Ali: Plucking out (his being) right to the skull!-

Shakir: Dragging by the head,

Muhammad Sarwar: will strip-off the flesh

Mohsin Khan: Taking away (burning completely) the head skin!

Arberry: snatching away the scalp,

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