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Surah Balad Ayat 14 in Arabic Text

أَوْ إِطْعَـٰمٌۭ فِى يَوْمٍۢ ذِى مَسْغَبَةٍۢ
Aw it’aamun fee yawmin zee masghabah

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 14

Sahih International
Or feeding on a day of severe hunger

Yusuf Ali
Or the giving of food in a day of privation

Abul Ala Maududi
or giving food on a day of hunger

Muhsin Khan
Or giving food in a day of hunger (famine),

Pickthall
And to feed in the day of hunger.

Dr. Ghali
Or feeding upon a day of famine.

Abdel Haleem
to feed at a time of hunger

Quran 90 Verse 14 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Balad ayat 14, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(90:14) or giving food on a day of hunger


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Balad verse 14 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Balad ayat 11 which provides the complete commentary from verse 11 through 20.

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