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Surah Furqan Ayat 49 in Arabic Text

لِّنُحْـِۧىَ بِهِۦ بَلْدَةًۭ مَّيْتًۭا وَنُسْقِيَهُۥ مِمَّا خَلَقْنَآ أَنْعَـٰمًۭا وَأَنَاسِىَّ كَثِيرًۭا
Linuhyiya bihee baldatan maitanw-wa nusqiyahoo mimmaa khalaqnaaa an’aamanw wa anaasiyya katheeraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 49

Sahih International
That We may bring to life thereby a dead land and give it as drink to those We created of numerous livestock and men.

Yusuf Ali
That with it We may give life to a dead land, and slake the thirst of things We have created,- cattle and men in great numbers.

Abul Ala Maududi
so that He may revive the dead land, and quench the thirst of many of His creatures from among beasts and men.

Muhsin Khan
That We may give life thereby to a dead land, and We give to drink thereof many of the cattle and men that We had created.

Pickthall
That We may give life thereby to a dead land, and We give many beasts and men that We have created to drink thereof.

Dr. Ghali
That We may give life to a deceased country, and we make to drink of it, of whatever We created, many cattle and human beings.

Abdel Haleem
so that We can revive a dead land with it, and We give it as a drink to many animals and people We have created.

Quran 25 Verse 49 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Furqan ayat 49, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(25:49) that We may revive through it a dead land and give it for drink to many cattle and human beings from among Our creation.[63]


63. This verse also gives proofs of the doctrine of Tauhid and the Hereafter. Besides, it contains a subtle suggestion that the period of the drought of ignorance has been replaced through Allah’s mercy by the blessed rain of Prophethood, which is showering the life giving knowledge of revelation from which many servants of Allah will certainly benefit, if not all.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Furqan verse 49 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Furqan ayat 48 which provides the complete commentary from verse 48 through 50.

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