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Surah Insan Ayat 16 in Arabic Text

قَوَارِيرَا۟ مِن فِضَّةٍۢ قَدَّرُوهَا تَقْدِيرًۭا
Qawaareera min fiddatin qaddaroohaa taqdeeraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 16

Sahih International
Clear glasses [made] from silver of which they have determined the measure.

Yusuf Ali
Crystal-clear, made of silver: they will determine the measure thereof (according to their wishes).

Abul Ala Maududi
goblets bright as crystal but made of silver, filled to exact measure.

Muhsin Khan
Crystal-clear, made of silver. They will determine the measure thereof according to their wishes.

Pickthall
(Bright as) glass but (made) of silver, which they (themselves) have measured to the measure (of their deeds).

Dr. Ghali
Crystals of silver that they have determined its (measure), an exact determination.

Abdel Haleem
and gleaming silver goblets according to their fancy,

Quran 76 Verse 16 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Insan ayat 16, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(76:16) goblets bright as crystal but made of silver, filled to exact measure.[19]


19. “In due measure”: filled accurately according to thedesire of every person, neither over-filled nor under-filled.In other words, the attendants of the dwellers of Paradisewill be so judicious and discerning that they will haveaccurate judgment about everybody whom they serve wineas to how much of it he wishes to drink. (For thecharacteristics of the wine of Paradise, see (Surah As-Saaffat: Ayats 45-47 and the E.Ns 24-27), ( Surah Muhammad: Ayat 15 and E.N. 22), (Surah At-Tur: Ayat 23 and E.N. 18), (Surah Al-Waqiah: Ayat 19 and E.N. 10).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Insan verse 16 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Insan ayat 13 which provides the complete commentary from verse 13 through 22.

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