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Verse (87:3) - 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 87 (sūrat l-aʿlā). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (87) sūrat l-aʿlā (The Most High)

Sahih International: And who destined and [then] guided

Pickthall: Who measureth, then guideth;

Yusuf Ali: Who hath ordained laws. And granted guidance;

Shakir: And Who makes (things) according to a measure, then guides (them to their goal),

Muhammad Sarwar: decreed their destinies, and provided them with guidance.

Mohsin Khan: And Who has measured (preordainments for each and everything even to be blessed or wretched); then guided (i.e. showed mankind the right as well as wrong paths, and guided the animals to pasture);

Arberry: who determined and guided,

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