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Surah Humazah Ayat 8 in Arabic Text

إِنَّهَا عَلَيْهِم مُّؤْصَدَةٌۭ
Innahaa ‘alaihim mu’sada

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 8

Sahih International
Indeed, Hellfire will be closed down upon them

Yusuf Ali
It shall be made into a vault over them,

Abul Ala Maududi
Verily it will close in upon them,

Muhsin Khan
Verily, it shall be closed in on them,

Pickthall
Lo! it is closed in on them

Dr. Ghali
Surely it is vaulted over (i.e., with no outlet) upon them,

Abdel Haleem
It closes in on them

Quran 104 Verse 8 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Humazah ayat 8, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(104:8) Verily it will close in upon them,[8]


8. That is, after the culprits have been thrown into it, Hellwill be closed in upon them without leaving any slit oropening anywhere, in order to choke and suffocate them.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Humazah verse 8 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Humazah ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 9.

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