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Surah Baqarah Ayat 100 in Arabic Text

أَوَكُلَّمَا عَـٰهَدُوا۟ عَهْدًۭا نَّبَذَهُۥ فَرِيقٌۭ مِّنْهُم ۚ بَلْ أَكْثَرُهُمْ لَا يُؤْمِنُونَ
Awa kullamaa ‘aahadoo ahdan nabazahoo fareequm minhum; bal aksaruhum laa yu’minoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 100

Sahih International
Is it not [true] that every time they took a covenant a party of them threw it away? But, [in fact], most of them do not believe.

Yusuf Ali
“Is it not (the case) that every time they make a covenant, some party among them throw it aside?- Nay, Most of them are faithless.

Abul Ala Maududi
Has it not always been so that every time they made a covenant, some of them set it aside? Nay, most of them never believe in it sincerely.

Muhsin Khan
Is it not (the case) that every time they make a covenant, some party among them throw it aside? Nay! the truth is most of them believe not.

Pickthall
Is it ever so that when they make a covenant a party of them set it aside? The truth is, most of them believe not.

Dr. Ghali
And is it, (that) whenever they have made (Literally: covenanted a covenant) a covenant, a group of them flung it (off)? No indeed, most of them do not believe.

Abdel Haleem
How is it that whenever they make a covenant or a pledge, some of them throw it away? In fact, most of them do not believe.

Quran 2 Verse 100 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Baqarah ayat 100, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(2:100) Is it not that every time they made a covenant with Allah a party of them set it aside? The truth is that most of them do not truly believe.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Baqarah verse 100 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Baqarah ayat 99 which provides the complete commentary from verse 99 through 103.

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