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Surah Al-Hijr Ayat 52 in Arabic Text

إِذْ دَخَلُوا۟ عَلَيْهِ فَقَالُوا۟ سَلَـٰمًۭا قَالَ إِنَّا مِنكُمْ وَجِلُونَ
Iz dakhaloo ‘alaihi faqaaloo salaaman qaala innaa minkum wajiloon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 52

Sahih International
When they entered upon him and said, “Peace.” [Abraham] said, “Indeed, we are fearful of you.”

Yusuf Ali
When they entered his presence and said, “Peace!” He said, “We feel afraid of you!”

Abul Ala Maududi
When they came to Abraham they said: “Peace be upon you!” He replied: “Indeed we feel afraid of you.”

Muhsin Khan
When they entered unto him, and said: Salaman (peace)! [Ibrahim (Abraham)] said: “Indeed! We are afraid of you.”

Pickthall
(How) when they came in unto him, and said: Peace. He said: Lo! we are afraid of you.

Dr. Ghali
As they entered to him (and) so they said, “Peace!” He said, “Surely we feel tremulous of you.”

Abdel Haleem
when they came to him and said, ‘Peace,’ he said, ‘We are afraid of you.’

Quran 15 Verse 52 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Hijr ayat 52, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(15:52) When they came to Abraham they said: “Peace be upon you!” He replied: Indeed we feel afraid of you.[31]


31. Please compare this story of Prophet Abraham (peace be upon him) with that contained in (Surah Houd, Ayats 69- 76).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hijr verse 52 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hijr ayat 51 which provides the complete commentary from verse 51 through 56.

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