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Surah Mu’minun Ayat 116 in Arabic Text

فَتَعَـٰلَى ٱللَّهُ ٱلْمَلِكُ ٱلْحَقُّ ۖ لَآ إِلَـٰهَ إِلَّا هُوَ رَبُّ ٱلْعَرْشِ ٱلْكَرِيمِ
Fata’aalal laahul Malikul Haqq; laaa ilaaha illaa Huwa Rabbul ‘Arshil Kareem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 116

Sahih International
So exalted is Allah, the Sovereign, the Truth; there is no deity except Him, Lord of the Noble Throne.

Yusuf Ali
Therefore exalted be Allah, the King, the Reality: there is no god but He, the Lord of the Throne of Honour!

Abul Ala Maududi
So, exalted be Allah, the True King! There is no god but He, the Lord of the Great Throne.

Muhsin Khan
So Exalted be Allah, the True King, La ilaha illa Huwa (none has the right to be worshipped but He), the Lord of the Supreme Throne!

Pickthall
Now Allah be Exalted, the True King! There is no Allah save Him, the Lord of the Throne of Grace.

Dr. Ghali
Then Supremely Exalted be Allah, The King, The Truth! There is no god except He, The Lord of the Honorable Throne.

Abdel Haleem
Exalted be God, the true King, there is no god but Him, the Lord of the Glorious Throne!

Quran 23 Verse 116 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mu’minun ayat 116, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(23:116) So, exalted be Allah,[103] the True King! There is no god but He, the Lord of the Great Throne.


103. Allah is above this that He should create you without any purpose and that you may associate partners with Him with impunity.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Muminun verse 116 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muminun ayat 112 which provides the complete commentary from verse 112 through 116.

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