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Surah Baqarah Ayat 15 in Arabic Text

ٱللَّهُ يَسْتَهْزِئُ بِهِمْ وَيَمُدُّهُمْ فِى طُغْيَـٰنِهِمْ يَعْمَهُونَ
Allahu yastahzi’u bihim wa yamudduhum fee tughyaanihim ya’mahoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 15

Sahih International
[But] Allah mocks them and prolongs them in their transgression [while] they wander blindly.

Yusuf Ali
“Allah will throw back their mockery on them, and give them rope in their trespasses; so they will wander like blind ones (To and fro).

Abul Ala Maududi
(Little do they realize that) Allah is mocking at them. He gives them rope enough, and they wander on and on blindly in their mischief and rebellion.

Muhsin Khan
Allah mocks at them and gives them increase in their wrong-doings to wander blindly.

Pickthall
Allah (Himself) doth mock them, leaving them to wander blindly on in their contumacy.

Dr. Ghali
Allah mocks them and grants them extension in blundering in their inordinance.

Abdel Haleem
God is mocking them, and allowing them more slack to wander blindly in their insolence.

Quran 2 Verse 15 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Baqarah ayat 15, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(2:15) Allah jests with them, leaving them to wander blindly on in their rebellion.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Baqarah verse 15 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Baqarah ayat 14 which provides the complete commentary from verse 14 through 15.

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