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Surah Fajr Ayat 12 in Arabic Text

فَأَكْثَرُوا۟ فِيهَا ٱلْفَسَادَ
Fa aksaroo feehal fasaad

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 12

Sahih International
And increased therein the corruption.

Yusuf Ali
And heaped therein mischief (on mischief).

Abul Ala Maududi
spreading in them much corruption?

Muhsin Khan
And made therein much mischief.

Pickthall
And multiplied iniquity therein?

Dr. Ghali
So they worked much corruption therein,

Abdel Haleem
and spread corruption there:

Quran 89 Verse 12 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Fajr ayat 12, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(89:12) spreading in them much corruption?


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Fajr verse 12 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Fajr ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 14.

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