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Surah Qadr Ayat 5 in Arabic Text

سَلَـٰمٌ هِىَ حَتَّىٰ مَطْلَعِ ٱلْفَجْرِ
Salaamun hiya hattaa mat la’il fajr

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 5

Sahih International
Peace it is until the emergence of dawn.

Yusuf Ali
Peace!… This until the rise of morn!

Abul Ala Maududi
All peace is that night until the rise of dawn.

Muhsin Khan
Peace! (All that night, there is Peace and Goodness from Allah to His believing slaves) until the appearance of dawn.

Pickthall
(The night is) Peace until the rising of the dawn.

Dr. Ghali
Peace it is, till the rising of the dawn.

Abdel Haleem
[there is] peace that night until the break of dawn.

Quran 97 Verse 5 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qadr ayat 5, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(97:5) All peace is that night until the rise of dawn.[5]


5. That is, the entire night, from evening till morning, is peace, free from every evil and mischief.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qadr verse 5 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qadr ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 5.

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