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Surah Ash-Shams Ayat 2 in Arabic Text

وَٱلۡقَمَرِ إِذَا تَلَىٰهَا
Wal qamari izaa talaa haa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 2

Sahih International
And [by] the moon when it follows it

Yusuf Ali
By the Moon as she follows him;

Abul Ala Maududi
and by the moon as it follows it;

Muhsin Khan
And by the moon as it follows it (the sun);

And the moon when she followeth him,

Dr. Ghali
And (by) the moon when it ensues it.

Abdel Haleem
and by the moon as it follows it,

Muhammad Junagarhi
قسم ہے چاند کی جب اس کے پیچھے آئے

Quran 91 Verse 2 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ash-Shams ayat 2, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.


(91:2) and by the moon as it follows it;

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


The tafsir of Surah Ash-Shams verse 2 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ash-Shams ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 10.

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