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Surah Ghafir Ayat 52 in Arabic Text

يَوْمَ لَا يَنفَعُ ٱلظَّـٰلِمِينَ مَعْذِرَتُهُمْ ۖ وَلَهُمُ ٱللَّعْنَةُ وَلَهُمْ سُوٓءُ ٱلدَّارِ
Yawma laa yanfa’uz zaalimeena ma’ziratuhum wa lahumul la’natu wa lahum soooud daar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 52

Sahih International
The Day their excuse will not benefit the wrongdoers, and they will have the curse, and they will have the worst home.

Yusuf Ali
The Day when no profit will it be to Wrong-doers to present their excuses, but they will (only) have the Curse and the Home of Misery.

Abul Ala Maududi
the Day when the excuses offered by the wrong-doers shall not avail them. They shall be victims of the curse and a woeful abode.

Muhsin Khan
The Day when their excuses will be of no profit to Zalimun (polytheists, wrong-doers and disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah). Theirs will be the curse, and theirs will be the evil abode (i.e. painful torment in Hell-fire).

Pickthall
The day when their excuse availeth not the evil-doers, and theirs is the curse, and theirs the ill abode.

Dr. Ghali
The Day when their ready excuse (s) will not profit the unjust, and theirs will be the curse, and theirs the odious Residence.

Abdel Haleem
On the Day when excuses will not profit the evildoers, their fate will be rejection and they will have the worst of homes.

Quran 40 Verse 52 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ghafir ayat 52, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(40:52) the Day when the excuses offered by the wrong-doers shall not avail them. They shall be victims of the curse and a woeful abode.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muminun verse 52 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muminun ayat 51 which provides the complete commentary from verse 51 through 56.

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