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Surah Buruj Ayat 9 in Arabic Text

ٱلَّذِى لَهُۥ مُلْكُ ٱلسَّمَـٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضِ ۚ وَٱللَّهُ عَلَىٰ كُلِّ شَىْءٍۢ شَهِيدٌ
Allazee lahoo mulkus samaawaati wal ard; wallaahu ‘alaa kulli shai ‘in Shaheed

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 9

Sahih International
To whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth. And Allah, over all things, is Witness.

Yusuf Ali
Him to Whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth! And Allah is Witness to all things.

Abul Ala Maududi
to Whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth. Allah witnesses everything.

Muhsin Khan
Who, to Whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth! And Allah is Witness over everything.

Pickthall
Him unto Whom belongeth the Sovereignty of the heavens and the earth; and Allah is of all things the Witness.

Dr. Ghali
Who has the Kingdom of the heavens and the earth, and Allah is Ever-Present Witness over everything.

Abdel Haleem
to whom all control over the heavens and earth belongs: God is witness over all things.

Quran 85 Verse 9 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Buruj ayat 9, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(85:9) to Whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth. Allah witnesses everything.[5]


5. In these verses those of Allah Almighty’s attributes have been mentioned on account of which He alone deserves that one should believe in Him, and the people who feel displeased at one’s believing in Him, are wicked and unjust. 1

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Buruj verse 9 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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