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Surah Dukhan Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

وَإِنِّى عُذْتُ بِرَبِّى وَرَبِّكُمْ أَن تَرْجُمُونِ
Wa innee ‘uztu bi Rabbee wa rabbikum an tarjumoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
And indeed, I have sought refuge in my Lord and your Lord, lest you stone me.

Yusuf Ali
“For me, I have sought safety with my Lord and your Lord, against your injuring me.

Abul Ala Maududi
I have taken refuge with my Lord and your Lord lest you should attack me with stones.

Muhsin Khan
“And truly, I seek refuge in my Lord and your Lord, lest you stone me (or call me a sorcerer or kill me).

Pickthall
And lo! I have sought refuge in my Lord and your Lord lest ye stone me to death.

Dr. Ghali
And in case you do not believe me, then keep apart from me!”

Abdel Haleem
I seek refuge in my Lord and yours against your insults!

Quran 44 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Dukhan ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(44:20) I have taken refuge with my Lord and your Lord lest you should attack me with stones.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ad-Dukhan verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Dukhan ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 33.

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