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Verse (79:1) - 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 first verse of chapter 79 (sūrat l-nāziʿāt). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (79) sūrat l-nāziʿāt (Those who Pull Out)

Sahih International: By those [angels] who extract with violence

Pickthall: By those who drag forth to destruction,

Yusuf Ali: By the (angels) who tear out (the souls of the wicked) with violence;

Shakir: I swear by the angels who violently pull out the souls of the wicked,

Muhammad Sarwar: By the angels who violently tear-out the souls of the disbelievers from their bodies,

Mohsin Khan: By those (angels) who pull out (the souls of the disbelievers and the wicked) with great violence;

Arberry: By those that pluck out vehemently

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