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Surah Ash-Shams Ayat 2 in Arabic Text

وَٱلْقَمَرِ 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,

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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