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Surah Abasa Ayat 37 in Arabic Text

لِكُلِّ ٱمْرِئٍۢ مِّنْهُمْ يَوْمَئِذٍۢ شَأْنٌۭ يُغْنِيهِ
Likul limri-im-minhum yawmaa-izin shaa nuy-yughneeh

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 37

Sahih International
For every man, that Day, will be a matter adequate for him.

Yusuf Ali
Each one of them, that Day, will have enough concern (of his own) to make him indifferent to the others.

Abul Ala Maududi
on that Day each will be occupied with his own business, making him oblivious of all save himself.

Muhsin Khan
Everyman, that Day, will have enough to make him careless of others.

Pickthall
Every man that day will have concern enough to make him heedless (of others).

Dr. Ghali
Upon that Day every (single) person of them will have an affair that will preoccupy him.

Abdel Haleem
each of them will be absorbed in concerns of their own on that Day-

Quran 80 Verse 37 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Abasa ayat 37, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(80:37) on that Day each will be occupied with his own business, making him oblivious of all save himself.[23]


23. A tradition has been reported in the Hadith by different methods and through different channels, saying that the Prophet (peace be upon him) said: On the Day of Resurrection all men will rise up naked. One of his wives (according to some reporters, Aishah, according to others, Saudah, or a woman) asked in bewilderment: O Messenger of Allah, shall we (women) appear naked on that Day before the people. The prophet (peace be upon him) recited this very verse and explained that on that Day each one will have enough of his own troubles to occupy him, and will be wholly unmindful of others. (Nasai, Tirmidhi, Ibn Abi Hatim,

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Abasa verse 36 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Abasa ayat 33 which provides the complete commentary from verse 33 through 42.

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