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Surah Qalam Ayat 22 in Arabic Text

أَنِ ٱغْدُوا۟ عَلَىٰ حَرْثِكُمْ إِن كُنتُمْ صَـٰرِمِينَ
Anighdoo ‘alaa harsikum in kuntum saarimeen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 22

Sahih International
[Saying], “Go early to your crop if you would cut the fruit.”

Yusuf Ali
“Go ye to your tilth (betimes) in the morning, if ye would gather the fruits.”

Abul Ala Maududi
“Hurry to your orchard if you would gather its fruit.”

Muhsin Khan
Saying: “Go to your tilth in the morning, if you would pluck the fruits.”

Pickthall
Saying: Run unto your field if ye would pluck (the fruit).

Dr. Ghali
(Saying), “Go forth early upon your tillage, in case you would wrest away (the fruit)!”

Abdel Haleem
‘Go early to your field if you wish to gather all its fruits,’

Quran 68 Verse 22 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qalam ayat 22, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(68:22) “Hurry to your orchard[14] if you would gather its fruit.”


14. The word tilth probably has been used because in the garden there were also fields of crops in between the trees.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qalam verse 22 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qalam ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 28.

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