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Surah Furqan Ayat 12 in Arabic Text

إِذَا رَأَتْهُم مِّن مَّكَانٍۭ بَعِيدٍۢ سَمِعُوا۟ لَهَا تَغَيُّظًۭا وَزَفِيرًۭا
Izaa ra’at hum min makaanin ba’eedin sami’oo lahaa taghaiyuzanw wa zafeeraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 12

Sahih International
When the Hellfire sees them from a distant place, they will hear its fury and roaring.

Yusuf Ali
When it sees them from a place far off, they will hear its fury and its ranging sigh.

Abul Ala Maududi
When it will see them from afar, they will hear the sounds of its raging and roaring.

Muhsin Khan
When it (Hell) sees them from a far place, they will hear its raging and its roaring.

Pickthall
When it seeth them from afar, they hear the crackling and the roar thereof.

Dr. Ghali
When it sees them from a far place, they will hear the (furious) raging and the groaning it has.

Abdel Haleem
When it sees them from a distance, they will hear it raging and roaring,

Quran 25 Verse 12 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Furqan ayat 12, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(25:12) When it sees[22] them from a place afar, they will hear its raging and roaring,


22. “The Fire sees them” The words used in the text may be metaphorical, or they may mean that the Fire of Hell will be endowed with the faculties of seeing, thinking and judging.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Furqan verse 12 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Furqan ayat 7 which provides the complete commentary from verse 7 through 14.

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