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Surah Ghafir Ayat 72 in Arabic Text

فِى ٱلْحَمِيمِ ثُمَّ فِى ٱلنَّارِ يُسْجَرُونَ
Fil hameemi summa fin Naari Yasjaroon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 72

Sahih International
In boiling water; then in the Fire they will be filled [with flame].

Yusuf Ali
In the boiling fetid fluid: then in the Fire shall they be burned;

Abul Ala Maududi
boiling water, and cast into the Fire.

Muhsin Khan
In the boiling water, then they will be burned in the Fire.

Pickthall
Through boiling waters; then they are thrust into the Fire.

Dr. Ghali
Into the scalding water; thereafter they are to be seethed in the Fire.

Abdel Haleem
into scalding water, and then burned in the Fire,

Quran 40 Verse 72 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ghafir ayat 72, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(40:72) boiling water, and cast into the Fire.[101]


101. That is, when compelled by the intensity of thirst they will ask for water, the keepers of Hell will drag them by the chains towards the springs of boiling water, and when they will have drunk from them, they will drag them back to be cast into the fire of Hell.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muminun verse 72 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muminun ayat 69 which provides the complete commentary from verse 69 through 76.

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