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Verse (90:20) - 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 twentieth verse of chapter 90 (sūrat l-balad). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (90) sūrat l-balad (The City)

Sahih International: Over them will be fire closed in.

Pickthall: Fire will be an awning over them.

Yusuf Ali: On them will be Fire vaulted over (all round).

Shakir: On them is fire closed over.

Muhammad Sarwar: who will be engulfed in the fire.

Mohsin Khan: The Fire will be shut over them (i.e. they will be enveloped by the Fire without any opening or window or outlet.

Arberry: over them is a Fire covered down.

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