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Surah Al-Hijr Ayat 11 in Arabic Text

وَمَا يَأْتِيهِم مِّن رَّسُولٍ إِلَّا كَانُوا۟ بِهِۦ يَسْتَهْزِءُونَ
Wa maa yaateehim mir Rasoolin illaa kaanoo bihee yastahzi’oon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 11

Sahih International
And no messenger would come to them except that they ridiculed him.

Yusuf Ali
But never came a messenger to them but they mocked him.

Abul Ala Maududi
And whenever a Messenger came to them, they never failed to mock him.

Muhsin Khan
And never came a Messenger to them but they did mock him.

Pickthall
And never came there unto them a messenger but they did mock him.

Dr. Ghali
And in no way did a Messenger come up to them except that they used to mock at him.

Abdel Haleem
but they mocked every single messenger that came to them:

Quran 15 Verse 11 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Hijr ayat 11, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(15:11) And whenever a Messenger came to them, they never failed to mock him.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hijr verse 11 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hijr ayat 10 which provides the complete commentary from verse 10 through 13.

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