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Surah Mu’minun Ayat 49 in Arabic Text

وَلَقَدْ ءَاتَيْنَا مُوسَى ٱلْكِتَـٰبَ لَعَلَّهُمْ يَهْتَدُونَ
Wa laqad aatainaa Moosal Kitaaba la’allahum yahtadoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 49

Sahih International
And We certainly gave Moses the Scripture that perhaps they would be guided.

Yusuf Ali
And We gave Moses the Book, in order that they might receive guidance.

Abul Ala Maududi
And We gave Moses the Book that people might be guided by it.

Muhsin Khan
And indeed We gave Musa (Moses) the Scripture, that they may be guided.

Pickthall
And We verily gave Moses the Scripture, that haply they might go aright.

Dr. Ghali
And indeed We already brought M‍s’a the Book, that possibly they would be (rightly) guided.

Abdel Haleem
We gave Moses the Scripture, so that they might be rightly guided.

Quran 23 Verse 49 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mu’minun ayat 49, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(23:49) And We gave Moses the Book that people might be guided by it.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Muminun verse 49 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muminun ayat 45 which provides the complete commentary from verse 45 through 49.

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