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Surah Dukhan Ayat 4 in Arabic Text

فِيهَا يُفْرَقُ كُلُّ أَمْرٍ حَكِيمٍ
Feehaa yufraqu kullu amrin hakeem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 4

Sahih International
On that night is made distinct every precise matter –

Yusuf Ali
In the (Night) is made distinct every affair of wisdom,

Abul Ala Maududi
(We revealed it on the Night) wherein every matter is wisely determined

Muhsin Khan
Therein (that night) is decreed every matter of ordainments.

Pickthall
Whereon every wise command is made clear

Dr. Ghali
Therein every Wise Command is distinctly (decreed),

Abdel Haleem
a night when every matter of wisdom was made distinct

Quran 44 Verse 4 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Dukhan 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

(44:4) (We revealed it on the Night) wherein every matter is wisely determined[2]


2. The word amr-in-hakim as used in the text has two meanings:

(1) That the command is entirely based on wisdom: there is no likelihood of any error or weakness in it.

(2) That it is a firm and stable decision: it lies in no one’s power to change it.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ad-Dukhan verse 4 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Dukhan ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 8.

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