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Surah Fatir Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

وَلَا ٱلظُّلُمَـٰتُ وَلَا ٱلنُّورُ
Wa laz zulumaatu wa lan noor

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
Nor are the darknesses and the light,

Yusuf Ali
Nor are the depths of Darkness and the Light;

Abul Ala Maududi
nor darkness and light;

Muhsin Khan
Nor are (alike) the darkness (disbelief) and the light (Belief in Islamic Monotheism).

Pickthall
Nor is darkness (tantamount to) light;

Dr. Ghali
Neither the darkness (es) and the light.

Abdel Haleem
nor are darkness and light;

Quran 35 Verse 20 Explanation

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

(35:20) nor darkness and light;


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Fatir verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Fatir ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 26.

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