Surah Furqan >> Currently viewing Surah Furqan Ayat 14 (25:14)

Surah Furqan Ayat 14 in Arabic Text

لَّا تَدْعُوا۟ ٱلْيَوْمَ ثُبُورًۭا وَٰحِدًۭا وَٱدْعُوا۟ ثُبُورًۭا كَثِيرًۭا
Laa tad’ul yawma thubooranw waahidanw wad’oo thubooran kaseeraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 14

Sahih International
[They will be told], “Do not cry this Day for one destruction but cry for much destruction.”

Yusuf Ali
“This day plead not for a single destruction: plead for destruction oft-repeated!”

Abul Ala Maududi
(Then it will be said to them:) “Do not call for one death today, but call for many deaths.”

Muhsin Khan
Exclaim not today for one destruction, but exclaim for many destructions.

Pickthall
Pray not that day for one destruction, but pray for many destructions!

Dr. Ghali
and call for many destructions.” Say, “Is that more charitable, (i.e., better) or

Abdel Haleem
‘Do not cry out this day for one death, but for many.’

Quran 25 Verse 14 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Furqan ayat 14, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(25:14) (They will then be told): “Do not call for a single annihilation, but for many an annihilation.”


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

Ibn-Kathir

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

Quick navigation links

Surah Furqan
1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 . 6 . 7 . 8 . 9 . 10 . 11 . 12 . 13 . 14 . 15 . 16 . 17 . 18 . 19 . 20 . 21 . 22 . 23 . 24 . 25 . 26 . 27 . 28 . 29 . 30 . 31 . 32 . 33 . 34 . 35 . 36 . 37 . 38 . 39 . 40 . 41 . 42 . 43 . 44 . 45 . 46 . 47 . 48 . 49 . 50 . 51 . 52 . 53 . 54 . 55 . 56 . 57 . 58 . 59 . 60 . 61 . 62 . 63 . 64 . 65 . 66 . 67 . 68 . 69 . 70 . 71 . 72 . 73 . 74 . 75 . 76 . 77