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Surah Al-An’am Ayat 87 in Arabic Text

وَمِنْ ءَابَآئِهِمْ وَذُرِّيَّـٰتِهِمْ وَإِخْوَٰنِهِمْ ۖ وَٱجْتَبَيْنَـٰهُمْ وَهَدَيْنَـٰهُمْ إِلَىٰ صِرَٰطٍۢ مُّسْتَقِيمٍۢ
Wa min aabaaa’ihim wa zurriyyaatihim wa ikhwaanihim wajtabainaahum wa hadainaahum ilaa Siraatim Mustaqeem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 87

Sahih International
And [some] among their fathers and their descendants and their brothers – and We chose them and We guided them to a straight path.

Yusuf Ali
(To them) and to their fathers, and progeny and brethren: We chose them, and we guided them to a straight way.

Abul Ala Maududi
And likewise We elected for Our cause and guided on to a straight way some of their forefathers and their offspring and their brethren.

Muhsin Khan
And also some of their fathers and their progeny and their brethren, We chose them, and We guided them to a Straight Path.

Pickthall
With some of their forefathers and their offspring and their brethren; and We chose them and guided them unto a straight path.

Dr. Ghali
And of their fathers, and of their off springs, and of their brethren; and We selected them, and We guided them to a straight Path.

Abdel Haleem
and also some of their forefathers, their offspring, and their brothers: We chose them and guided them on a straight path.

Quran 6 Verse 87 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-An’am ayat 87, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(6:87) And likewise We elected for Our cause and guided on to a straight way some of their forefathers and their offspring and their brethren.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Anam verse 87 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Anam ayat 84 which provides the complete commentary from verse 84 through 90.

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