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Verse (79:3) - 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 third 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: And [by] those who glide [as if] swimming

Pickthall: By the lone stars floating,

Yusuf Ali: And by those who glide along (on errands of mercy),

Shakir: And by those who float in space,

Muhammad Sarwar: by the angels who float (in the heavens by the will of God),

Mohsin Khan: And by those that swim along (i.e. angels or planets in their orbits, etc.).

Arberry: by those that swim serenely

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