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Verse (79:4) - 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 fourth 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 those who race each other in a race

Pickthall: By the angels hastening,

Yusuf Ali: Then press forward as in a race,

Shakir: Then those who are foremost going ahead,

Muhammad Sarwar: by the angels who hasten along

Mohsin Khan: And by those that press forward as in a race (i.e. the angels or stars or the horses, etc.).

Arberry: and those that outstrip suddenly

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