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Surah Hud Ayat 2 in Arabic Text

أَلَّا تَعْبُدُوٓا۟ إِلَّا ٱللَّهَ ۚ إِنَّنِى لَكُم مِّنْهُ نَذِيرٌۭ وَبَشِيرٌۭ
Allaa ta’budooo illal laah; innanee lakum minhu nazeerunw wa basheer

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 2

Sahih International
[Through a messenger, saying], “Do not worship except Allah. Indeed, I am to you from Him a warner and a bringer of good tidings,”

Yusuf Ali
(It teacheth) that ye should worship none but Allah. (Say): “Verily I am (sent) unto you from Him to warn and to bring glad tidings:

Abul Ala Maududi
that you may worship none but Allah. Verily, I have come to you as a warner and a bearer of good news from Him

Muhsin Khan
(Saying) worship none but Allah. Verily, I (Muhammad SAW) am unto you from Him a warner and a bringer of glad tidings.

Pickthall
(Saying): Serve none but Allah. Lo! I am unto you from Him a warner and a bringer of good tidings.

Dr. Ghali
(Saying), “Worship none except Allah.” Surely I (myself) (i.e., Muhammad) am to you a warner and a bearer of good things from Him.

Abdel Haleem
[Say, Prophet], ‘Worship no one but God. I am sent to you from Him to warn and to give good news.

Quran 11 Verse 2 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Hud 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

(11:2) that you may worship none but Allah. Verily, I have come to you as a warner and a bearer of good news from Him


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hud verse 1 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hud ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 4.

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