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Surah Tariq Ayat 2 in Arabic Text

وَمَآ أَدْرَىٰكَ مَا ٱلطَّارِقُ
Wa maaa adraaka mattaariq

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 2

Sahih International
And what can make you know what is the night comer?

Yusuf Ali
And what will explain to thee what the Night-Visitant is?-

Abul Ala Maududi
what do you know what the night-visitor is?

Muhsin Khan
And what will make you to know what At-Tariq (night-comer) is?

Pickthall
– Ah, what will tell thee what the Morning Star is!

Dr. Ghali
And what makes you realize what the Night Visitant is? (Or: “The Morning Star; literally: The Rapper).

Abdel Haleem
What will explain to you what the night-comer is?

Quran 86 Verse 2 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Tariq ayat 2, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(86:2) what do you know what the night-visitor is?


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tariq verse 2 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tariq ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 10.

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