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Surah Qalam Ayat 31 in Arabic Text

قَالُوا۟ يَـٰوَيْلَنَآ إِنَّا كُنَّا طَـٰغِينَ
Qaaloo yaa wailanaaa innaa kunnaa taagheen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 31

Sahih International
They said, “O woe to us; indeed we were transgressors.

Yusuf Ali
They said: “Alas for us! We have indeed transgressed!

Abul Ala Maududi
They said: “Woe to us! We had indeed transgressed.

Muhsin Khan
They said: “Woe to us! Verily, we were Taghun (transgressors and disobedient, etc.)

Pickthall
They said: Alas for us! In truth we were outrageous.

Dr. Ghali
They said, “O woe to us! Surely we were inordinate.

Abdel Haleem
They said, ‘Alas for us! We have done terrible wrong,

Quran 68 Verse 31 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qalam ayat 31, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(68:31) They said: “Woe to us! We had indeed transgressed.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qalam verse 31 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qalam ayat 29 which provides the complete commentary from verse 29 through 30.

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