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Surah Buruj Ayat 4 in Arabic Text

قُتِلَ أَصْحَـٰبُ ٱلْأُخْدُودِ
Qutila as haabul ukhdood

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 4

Sahih International
Cursed were the companions of the trench

Yusuf Ali
Woe to the makers of the pit (of fire),

Abul Ala Maududi
the people of the pit were destroyed

Muhsin Khan
Cursed were the people of the ditch (the story of the Boy and the King).

Pickthall
(Self-)destroyed were the owners of the ditch

Dr. Ghali
Slain were (i.e., Those who dug a trench, in which they burnt the believers) the companions of the Trench,

Abdel Haleem
damned were the makers of the trench,

Quran 85 Verse 4 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Buruj ayat 4, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(85:4) the people of the pit were destroyed


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Buruj verse 4 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Buruj ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 10.

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