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Surah Haqqah Ayat 42 in Arabic Text

وَلَا بِقَوْلِ كَاهِنٍۢ ۚ قَلِيلًۭا مَّا تَذَكَّرُونَ
Wa laa biqawli kaahin; qaleelan maa tazakkaroon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 42

Sahih International
Nor the word of a soothsayer; little do you remember.

Yusuf Ali
Nor is it the word of a soothsayer: little admonition it is ye receive.

Abul Ala Maududi
Nor is this the speech of a soothsayer. Little do you reflect!

Muhsin Khan
Nor is it the word of a soothsayer (or a foreteller), little is that you remember!

Pickthall
Nor diviner’s speech – little is it that ye remember!

Dr. Ghali
4 Nor the saying of a soothsayer- little are you mindful of!

Abdel Haleem
nor the words of a soothsayer- how little you reflect!

Quran 69 Verse 42 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Haqqah ayat 42, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(69:42) Nor is this the speech of a soothsayer. Little do you reflect!


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Haqqah verse 42 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Haqqah ayat 38 which provides the complete commentary from verse 38 through 43.

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