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Surah Alaq Ayat 9 in Arabic Text

أَرَءَيْتَ ٱلَّذِى يَنْهَىٰ
Ara-aital lazee yanhaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 9

Sahih International
Have you seen the one who forbids

Yusuf Ali
Seest thou one who forbids-

Abul Ala Maududi
Did you see him who forbids

Muhsin Khan
Have you (O Muhammad (Peace be upon him)) seen him (i.e. Abu Jahl) who prevents,

Pickthall
Hast thou seen him who dissuadeth

Dr. Ghali
Have you seen him who forbids.

Abdel Haleem
Have you seen the man who forbids

Quran 96 Verse 9 Explanation

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

Ala-Maududi

(96:9) Did you see him who forbids


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Alaq verse 9 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Alaq ayat 6 which provides the complete commentary from verse 6 through 19.

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