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Surah Dukhan Ayat 13 in Arabic Text

أَنَّىٰ لَهُمُ ٱلذِّكْرَىٰ وَقَدْ جَآءَهُمْ رَسُولٌۭ مُّبِينٌۭ
Annaa lahumuz zikraa wa qad jaaa’ahum Rasoolum mubeen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 13

Sahih International
How will there be for them a reminder [at that time]? And there had come to them a clear Messenger.

Yusuf Ali
How shall the message be (effectual) for them, seeing that an Messenger explaining things clearly has (already) come to them,-

Abul Ala Maududi
But how will they take heed? Such are they that a Messenger came to them clearly expounding the Truth,

Muhsin Khan
How can there be for them an admonition (at the time when the torment has reached them), when a Messenger explaining things clearly has already come to them.

Pickthall
How can there be remembrance for them, when a messenger making plain (the Truth) had already come unto them,

Dr. Ghali
However could they have the Reminding, and an evident Messenger has already come to them,

Abdel Haleem
How will this [sudden] faith benefit them? When a prophet came to warn them plainly,

Quran 44 Verse 13 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Dukhan ayat 13, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(44:13) But how will they take heed? Such are they that a Messenger[11] came to them clearly expounding the Truth,


11. Rasul-i-mubin has two meanings:

(1) His being a Messenger is quite evident from his character, his morals and his works.

(2) He has made every effort to make the truth plain and clear.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ad-Dukhan verse 13 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Dukhan ayat 9 which provides the complete commentary from verse 9 through 16.

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