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Surah Zalzalah Ayat 5 in Arabic Text

بِأَنَّ رَبَّكَ أَوْحَىٰ لَهَا
Bi-anna rabbaka awhaa laha

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 5

Sahih International
Because your Lord has commanded it.

Yusuf Ali
For that thy Lord will have given her inspiration.

Abul Ala Maududi
for your Lord will have commanded her (to do so).

Muhsin Khan
Because your Lord has inspired it.

Pickthall
Because thy Lord inspireth her.

Dr. Ghali
That your Lord has revealed to it.

Abdel Haleem
because your Lord will inspire it [to do so].

Quran 99 Verse 5 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zalzalah 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

(99:5) for your Lord will have commanded her (to do so).


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Zalzalah verse 5 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zalzalah ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 8.

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