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Surah Al-A’raf Ayat 21 in Arabic Text

وَقَاسَمَهُمَآ إِنِّى لَكُمَا لَمِنَ ٱلنَّـٰصِحِينَ
Wa qaasamahumaaa innee lakumaa laminan naasiheen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 21

Sahih International
And he swore [by Allah] to them, “Indeed, I am to you from among the sincere advisors.”

Yusuf Ali
And he swore to them both, that he was their sincere adviser.

Abul Ala Maududi
And he swore to them both: ‘Surely I am your sincere adviser.’

Muhsin Khan
And he [Shaitan (Satan)] swore by Allah to them both (saying): “Verily, I am one of the sincere well-wishers for you both.”

Pickthall
And he swore unto them (saying): Lo! I am a sincere adviser unto you.

Dr. Ghali
And he swore to both of them, “Surely I am indeed for you both one of your honest (Literally: one of the honest advisers) advisers.”

Abdel Haleem
and he swore to them, ‘I am giving you sincere advice’-

Quran 7 Verse 21 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-A’raf ayat 21, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(7:21) And he swore to them both: ‘Surely I am your sincere adviser.’


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-A’raf verse 21 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah A’raf ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 21.

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