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Verse (72:7) - 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 seventh verse of chapter 72 (sūrat l-jin). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (72) sūrat l-jin (The Jinn)

Sahih International: And they had thought, as you thought, that Allah would never send anyone [as a messenger].

Pickthall: And indeed they supposed, even as ye suppose, that Allah would not raise anyone (from the dead) -

Yusuf Ali: 'And they (came to) think as ye thought, that Allah would not raise up any one (to Judgment).

Shakir: And that they thought as you think, that Allah would not raise anyone:

Muhammad Sarwar: Those people thought, like you, that God would never send down a Messenger.

Mohsin Khan: 'And they thought as you thought, that All?h will not send any Messenger (to mankind or jinns).

Arberry: and they thought, even as you also thought, that God would never raise up anyone.

See Also

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