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Surah Duha Ayat 9 in Arabic Text

فَأَمَّا ٱلۡيَتِيمَ فَلَا تَقۡهَرۡ
Fa am mal yateema fala taqhar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 9

Sahih International
So as for the orphan, do not oppress [him].

Yusuf Ali
Therefore, treat not the orphan with harshness,

Abul Ala Maududi
Therefore, be not harsh with the orphan;

Muhsin Khan
Therefore, treat not the orphan with oppression,

Therefor the orphan oppress not,

Dr. Ghali
Then, as for the orphan, then do not subdue (him),

Abdel Haleem
So do not be harsh with the orphan

Muhammad Junagarhi
پس یتیم پر تو بھی سختی نہ کیا کر

Quran 93 Verse 9 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Duha ayat 9, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.


(93:9) Therefore, be not harsh with the orphan;[9]

9. That is, as you yourself have been an orphan and Allahgraced you with the bounty that he made the best possiblearrangements to help you in that state, therefore, ingratitude you should see that no orphan is treated unjustlyand harshly.


The tafsir of Surah Ad-Duha verse 9 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ad-Duha ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 11.

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