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Surah Insan Ayat 22 in Arabic Text

إِنَّ هَٰذَا كَانَ لَكُمۡ جَزَآءٗ وَكَانَ سَعۡيُكُم مَّشۡكُورًا
Innaa haazaa kaana lakum jazz ‘anw wa kaana sa’yukum mashkooraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 22

Sahih International
[And it will be said], “Indeed, this is for you a reward, and your effort has been appreciated.”

Yusuf Ali
“Verily this is a Reward for you, and your Endeavour is accepted and recognised.”

Abul Ala Maududi
Behold, this is your recompense and your endeavour has been appreciated.

Muhsin Khan
(And it will be said to them): “Verily, this is a reward for you, and your endeavour has been accepted.”

(And it will be said unto them): Lo! this is a reward for you. Your endeavour (upon earth) hath found acceptance.

Dr. Ghali
Surely (it will be said), “This is duly yours as a recompense, and your endeavor is (also) to be thanked.”

Abdel Haleem
[It will be said], ‘This is your reward. Your endeavours are appreciated.’

Muhammad Junagarhi
(کہا جائے گا) کہ یہ ہے تمہارے اعمال کا بدلہ اور تمہاری کوشش کی قدر کی گئی

Quran 76 Verse 22 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Insan ayat 22, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.


(76:22) Behold, this is your recompense and your endeavour has been appreciated.[26]

26. In the original, kana sayu kum mashkura: “your endeavors have been accepted and recognized.” Saiiimplies the entire lifework that a person accomplished in the world, the works and objectives to which he applied his energies and abilities; and its being mashkur means that Allah has appreciated it. Shukr when expressed by the servant to God implies his gratefulness to Him for His blessings, and when it is expressed by God for the servant, it means that He has appreciated his services. It is indeed the kindness of the Master that He should appreciate the endeavors of the servant when the servant has only carried out his duties according to the Master’s will.


The tafsir of Surah Al-Insan verse 22 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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