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Surah Qamar Ayat 21 in Arabic Text

فَكَيْفَ كَانَ عَذَابِى وَنُذُرِ
Fakaifa kaana ‘azaabee wa nuzur

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 21

Sahih International
And how [severe] were My punishment and warning.

Yusuf Ali
Yea, how (terrible) was My Penalty and My Warning!

Abul Ala Maududi
So how awesome were My chastisement and My warnings!

Muhsin Khan
Then, how (terrible) was My Torment and My Warnings?

Pickthall
Then see how (dreadful) was My punishment after My warnings!

Dr. Ghali
How then were My torment and My warnings?

Abdel Haleem
How [terrible] was My punishment and [the fulfilment of] My warnings!

Quran 54 Verse 21 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qamar ayat 21, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(54:21) So how awesome were My chastisement and My warnings!


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qamar verse 21 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qamar ayat 18 which provides the complete commentary from verse 18 through 22.

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