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Surah Mu’minun Ayat 25 in Arabic Text

إِنْ هُوَ إِلَّا رَجُلٌۢ بِهِۦ جِنَّةٌۭ فَتَرَبَّصُوا۟ بِهِۦ حَتَّىٰ حِينٍۢ
In huwa illaa rajulum bihee jinnatun fatarabbasoo bihee hatta heen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 25

Sahih International
He is not but a man possessed with madness, so wait concerning him for a time.”

Yusuf Ali
(And some said): “He is only a man possessed: wait (and have patience) with him for a time.”

Abul Ala Maududi
He is a person who has been seized with a little madness; so wait for a while (perhaps he will improve).”

Muhsin Khan
“He is only a man in whom is madness, so wait for him a while.”

Pickthall
He is only a man in whom is a madness, so watch him for a while.

Dr. Ghali
Decidedly he is nothing except a man (seized) by a madness, so wait on him for a while (of time).”

Abdel Haleem
He is just a madman, so let’s wait and see what happens to him.’

Quran 23 Verse 25 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mu’minun ayat 25, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(23:25) He is a person who has been seized with a little madness; so wait for a while (perhaps he will improve).”


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Muminun verse 25 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muminun ayat 23 which provides the complete commentary from verse 23 through 25.

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