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Verse (86:1) - 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 86 (sūrat l-ṭāriq). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (86) sūrat l-ṭāriq (The Night-Comer)

Sahih International: By the sky and the night comer -

Pickthall: By the heaven and the Morning Star

Yusuf Ali: By the Sky and the Night-Visitant (therein);-

Shakir: I swear by the heaven and the comer by night;

Muhammad Sarwar: By the heavens and al-tariq.

Mohsin Khan: By the heaven, and At-Tariq (the night-comer, i.e. the bright star);

Arberry: By heaven and the night-star!

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