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Surah Al-An’am Ayat 18 in Arabic Text

وَهُوَ ٱلْقَاهِرُ فَوْقَ عِبَادِهِۦ ۚ وَهُوَ ٱلْحَكِيمُ ٱلْخَبِيرُ
Wa Huwal qaahiru fawqa ‘ibaadih; wa Huwal Hakeemul Khabeer

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 18

Sahih International
And He is the subjugator over His servants. And He is the Wise, the Acquainted [with all].

Yusuf Ali
“He is the irresistible, (watching) from above over His worshippers; and He is the Wise, acquainted with all things.”

Abul Ala Maududi
He has the supreme hold over His servants. He is All-Wise, All-Aware.

Muhsin Khan
And He is the Irresistible, above His slaves, and He is the All-Wise, Well-Acquainted with all things.

Pickthall
He is the Omnipotent over His slaves, and He is the Wise, the Knower.

Dr. Ghali
And He is The Vanquisher above His bondmen, and He is The Ever-Wise, The Ever-Cognizant.

Abdel Haleem
He is the Supreme Master over His creatures, the All Wise, the All Aware.

Quran 6 Verse 18 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-An’am ayat 18, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(6:18) He has the supreme hold over His servants. He is All-Wise, All-Aware.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Anam verse 18 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Anam ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 21.

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