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Surah Haqqah Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

إِنِّى ظَنَنتُ أَنِّى مُلَـٰقٍ حِسَابِيَهْ
Innee zannantu annee mulaaqin hisaabiyah

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
Indeed, I was certain that I would be meeting my account.”

Yusuf Ali
“I did really understand that my Account would (One Day) reach me!”

Abul Ala Maududi
Verily I was sure that I would be handed over my account.”

Muhsin Khan
“Surely, I did believe that I shall meet my Account!”

Pickthall
Surely I knew that I should have to meet my reckoning.

Dr. Ghali
2 Surely I expected that I should meet my reckoning.”

Abdel Haleem
I knew I would meet my Reckoning,’

Quran 69 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Haqqah 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

(69:20) Verily I was sure that I would be handed over my account.”[14]


14. That is, he was fortunate because he had been conscious of the Hereafter in the world and had lived his life with the belief that he would have to appear before God one day and render his account to Him.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Haqqah verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Haqqah ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 24.

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