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Surah Al-Anbiya Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

يُسَبِّحُونَ ٱلَّيۡلَ وَٱلنَّهَارَ لَا يَفۡتُرُونَ
Yusabbihoona laila wannahaara laa yafturoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
They exalt [Him] night and day [and] do not slacken.

Yusuf Ali
They celebrate His praises night and day, nor do they ever flag or intermit.

Abul Ala Maududi
They glorify Him night and day, without flagging.

Muhsin Khan
They (i.e. the angels) glorify His Praises night and day, (and) they never slacken (to do so).

Pickthall
They glorify (Him) night and day; they flag not.

Dr. Ghali
They extol (Him) by night and by daytime (and) they do not flag.

Abdel Haleem
they glorify Him tirelessly night and day.

Quran 21 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Anbiya ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(21:20) They glorify Him night and day, without flagging.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Anbiya verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Anbiya ayat 16 which provides the complete commentary from verse 16 through 20.

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