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Surah Al-Hijr Ayat 44 in Arabic Text

لَهَا سَبْعَةُ أَبْوَٰبٍۢ لِّكُلِّ بَابٍۢ مِّنْهُمْ جُزْءٌۭ مَّقْسُومٌ
Lahaa sab’atu abwaab; likulli baabim minhum juz’um maqsoom (section 3)

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 44

Sahih International
It has seven gates; for every gate is of them a portion designated.”

Yusuf Ali
To it are seven gates: for each of those gates is a (special) class (of sinners) assigned.

Abul Ala Maududi
There are seven gates in it, and to each gate a portion of them has been allotted.

Muhsin Khan
“It (Hell) has seven gates, for each of those gates is a (special) class (of sinners) assigned.

Pickthall
It hath seven gates, and each gate hath an appointed portion.

Dr. Ghali
It has seven gates; and each gate has an appointed part (Literally: divided).

Abdel Haleem
with seven gates, each gate having its allotted share of them.

Quran 15 Verse 44 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Hijr ayat 44, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(15:44) There are seven gates in it, and to each gate a portion of them has been allotted.[26]


26. Sinners will be divided into different groups in accordance with their different sins for their entry into Hell from seven different gates specified for each different sin. For instance, the group of atheists shall enter into Hell by one of the seven gates specified for their group. Likewise, mushriks, hypocrites, self-seekers, sensualists, tyrants, propagandists and leaders of disbelief etc. shall each enter into Hell through the gates specified for their group.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hijr verse 44 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hijr ayat 39 which provides the complete commentary from verse 39 through 44.

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