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Verse (85:1) - 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 85 (sūrat l-burūj). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (85) sūrat l-burūj (The Big Stars)

Sahih International: By the sky containing great stars

Pickthall: By the heaven, holding mansions of the stars,

Yusuf Ali: By the sky, (displaying) the Zodiacal Signs;

Shakir: I swear by the mansions of the stars,

Muhammad Sarwar: By the heavens with constellations,

Mohsin Khan: By the heaven, holding the big stars .

Arberry: By heaven of the constellations,

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