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Verse (84:16) - 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 sixteenth verse of chapter 84 (sūrat l-inshiqāq). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (84) sūrat l-inshiqāq (The Splitting Asunder)

Sahih International: So I swear by the twilight glow

Pickthall: Oh, I swear by the afterglow of sunset,

Yusuf Ali: So I do call to witness the ruddy glow of Sunset;

Shakir: But nay! I swear by the sunset redness,

Muhammad Sarwar: I do not need to swear by the sunset,

Mohsin Khan: So I swear by the afterglow of sunset;

Arberry: No! I swear by the twilight

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