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Surah Hud Ayat 65 in Arabic Text

فَعَقَرُوهَا فَقَالَ تَمَتَّعُوا۟ فِى دَارِكُمْ ثَلَـٰثَةَ أَيَّامٍۢ ۖ ذَٰلِكَ وَعْدٌ غَيْرُ مَكْذُوبٍۢ
Fa ‘aqaroohaa faqaala tamatta’oo fee daarikum salaasata aiyaamin zaalika wa’dun ghairu makzoob

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 65

Sahih International
But they hamstrung her, so he said, “Enjoy yourselves in your homes for three days. That is a promise not to be denied.”

Yusuf Ali
But they did ham-string her. So he said: “Enjoy yourselves in your homes for three days: (Then will be your ruin): (Behold) there a promise not to be belied!”

Abul Ala Maududi
But they slaughtered her. Thereupon Salih warned them: ‘Enjoy yourselves in your homes for a maximum of three days. This is a promise which shall not be belied.’

Muhsin Khan
But they killed her. So he said: “Enjoy yourselves in your homes for three days. This is a promise (i.e. a threat) that will not be belied.”

Pickthall
But they hamstrung her, and then he said: Enjoy life in your dwelling-place three days! This is a threat that will not be belied.

Dr. Ghali
Then they hamstrung her. So he said, “Enjoy (life) in your residence three days; that is a promise not to be belied.” (i.e., without “the possibility of” being belied).

Abdel Haleem
But they hamstrung it, so he said, ‘Enjoy life for another three days:

Quran 11 Verse 65 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Hud ayat 65, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(11:65) But they slaughtered her. Thereupon Salih warned them: ‘Enjoy yourselves in your homes for a maximum of three days. This is a promise which shall not be belied.’


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hud verse 65 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hud ayat 64 which provides the complete commentary from verse 64 through 68.

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