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Surah Lail Ayat 16 in Arabic Text

ٱلَّذِى كَذَّبَ وَتَوَلَّىٰ
Allazee kazzaba wa tawallaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 16

Sahih International
Who had denied and turned away.

Yusuf Ali
Who give the lie to Truth and turn their backs.

Abul Ala Maududi
who rejected the Truth, calling it falsehood and turned his back on it.

Muhsin Khan
Who denies and turns away.

Pickthall
He who denieth and turneth away.

Dr. Ghali
(He) who cried lies and turned away

Abdel Haleem
who denied [the truth], and turned away.

Quran 93 Verse 16 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Lail 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

(92:16) who rejected the Truth, calling it falsehood and turned his back on it.


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Lail verse 16 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Al-Lail ayat 12 which provides the complete commentary from verse 12 through 21.

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