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Surah An-Nisa Ayat 28 in Arabic Text

يُرِيدُ ٱللَّهُ أَن يُخَفِّفَ عَنكُمْ ۚ وَخُلِقَ ٱلْإِنسَـٰنُ ضَعِيفًۭا
Yureedul laahu ai yukhaffifa ‘ankum; wa khuliqal insaanu da’eefaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 28

Sahih International
And Allah wants to lighten for you [your difficulties]; and mankind was created weak.

Yusuf Ali
Allah doth wish to lighten your (difficulties): For man was created Weak (in flesh).

Abul Ala Maududi
Allah wants to lighten your burdens, for man was created weak.

Muhsin Khan
Allah wishes to lighten (the burden) for you; and man was created weak (cannot be patient to leave sexual intercourse with woman).

Pickthall
Allah would make the burden light for you, for man was created weak.

Dr. Ghali
Allah wills to lighten (things) for you, and man was created a weakling.

Abdul Haleem
God wishes to lighten your burden; man was created weak.

Quran 4 Verse 28 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah An-Nisa ayat 28, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(4:28) Allah wants to lighten your burdens, for man was created weak.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Nisa verse 28 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nisa ayat 26 which provides the complete commentary from verse 26 through 28.

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