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Surah Qamar Ayat 53 in Arabic Text

وَكُلُّ صَغِيرٍۢ وَكَبِيرٍۢ مُّسْتَطَرٌ
Wa kullu sagheerinw wa kabeerin mustatar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 53

Sahih International
And every small and great [thing] is inscribed.

Yusuf Ali
Every matter, small and great, is on record.

Abul Ala Maududi
everything large or small, is duly inscribed.

Muhsin Khan
And everything, small and big is written (in Al-Lauh Al-Mahfuz already beforehand i.e. before it befalls, or is done by its doer) (See the Quran V. 57:22).

Pickthall
And every small and great thing is recorded.

Dr. Ghali
And every small and great thing is judiciously inscribed.

Abdel Haleem
every action, great or small, is recorded.

Quran 54 Verse 53 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qamar ayat 53, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(54:53) everything large or small, is duly inscribed.[28]


28. That is, these people should not be under the delusion that whatever they did in the world has become extinct; nay, they should know that full record of the deeds of every person, every group and every nation lies preserved and it will be presented before them at the appropriate time.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qamar verse 53 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qamar ayat 47 which provides the complete commentary from verse 47 through 55.

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