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Surah Ghashiyah Ayat 18 in Arabic Text

وَإِلَى ٱلسَّمَآءِ كَيْفَ رُفِعَتْ
Wa ilas samaaa’i kaifa rufi’at

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 18

Sahih International
And at the sky – how it is raised?

Yusuf Ali
And at the Sky, how it is raised high?-

Abul Ala Maududi
And the sky: how it was raised high?

Muhsin Khan
And at the heaven, how it is raised?

Pickthall
And the heaven, how it is raised?

Dr. Ghali
And at the heaven, how it has been raised up,

Abdel Haleem
how the heavens are lifted,

Quran 88 Verse 18 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ghashiyah ayat 18, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(88:18) And the sky: how it was raised high?


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ghashiyah 18 verse by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ghashiyah ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 26.

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