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Verse (78:21) - 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 21st verse of chapter 78 (sūrat l-naba). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (78) sūrat l-naba (The Great News)

Sahih International: Indeed, Hell has been lying in wait

Pickthall: Lo! hell lurketh in ambush,

Yusuf Ali: Truly Hell is as a place of ambush,

Shakir: Surely hell lies in wait,

Muhammad Sarwar: Hell will lie in wait (for its prey).

Mohsin Khan: Truly, Hell is a place of ambush,

Arberry: Behold, Gehenna has become an ambush,

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