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Surah Hadid Ayat 2 in Arabic Text

لَهُۥ مُلْكُ ٱلسَّمَـٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضِ ۖ يُحْىِۦ وَيُمِيتُ ۖ وَهُوَ عَلَىٰ كُلِّ شَىْءٍۢ قَدِيرٌ
Lahoo mulkus samaawaati wal ardi yuhyee wa yumeetu wa Huwa ‘alaa kulli shai’in Qadeer

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 2

Sahih International
His is the dominion of the heavens and earth. He gives life and causes death, and He is over all things competent.

Yusuf Ali
To Him belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth: It is He Who gives Life and Death; and He has Power over all things.

Abul Ala Maududi
His is the dominion of the heavens and the earth. He gives life and causes death, and He has power over everything.

Muhsin Khan
His is the kingdom of the heavens and the earth, It is He Who gives life and causes death; and He is Able to do all things.

Pickthall
His is the Sovereignty of the heavens and the earth; He quickeneth and He giveth death; and He is Able to do all things.

Dr. Ghali
To Him (belongs) the Kingdom of the heavens and the earth; He gives life, and He makes to die, and He is Ever-Determiner over everything.

Abdel Haleem
Control of the heavens and earth belongs to Him; He gives life and death; He has power over all things.

Quran 57 Verse 2 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Hadid ayat 2, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(57:2) His is the dominion of the heavens and the earth. He gives life and causes death, and He has power over everything.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hadid verse 2 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hadid ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 3.

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