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Surah Hud Ayat 99 in Arabic Text

وَأُتْبِعُوا۟ فِى هَـٰذِهِۦ لَعْنَةًۭ وَيَوْمَ ٱلْقِيَـٰمَةِ ۚ بِئْسَ ٱلرِّفْدُ ٱلْمَرْفُودُ
Wa utbi’oo fee haazihee la’natanw wa Yawmal Qiyaamah; bi’sar rifdul marfood

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 99

Sahih International
And they were followed in this [world] with a curse and on the Day of Resurrection. And wretched is the gift which is given.

Yusuf Ali
And they are followed by a curse in this (life) and on the Day of Judgment: and woeful is the gift which shall be given (unto them)!

Abul Ala Maududi
They were pursued by a curse in this world and so will they be on the Day of Resurrection. What an evil reward will they receive!

Muhsin Khan
They were pursued by a curse in this (deceiving life of this world) and (so they will be pursued by a curse) on the Day of Resurrection. How bad is the curse (in this world) pursued by another curse (in the Hereafter).

Pickthall
A curse is made to follow them in the world and on the Day of Resurrection. Hapless is the gift (that will be) given (them).

Dr. Ghali
And a curse was made to follow them up in this (life) and upon the Day of the Resurrection; miserable is the contribution to be contributed! (i.e., the curse to be renewed in the Hereafter).

Abdel Haleem
They were pursued by God’s rejection in this life and will be on the Day of Resurrection, too. What a foul gift to be given!

Quran 11 Verse 99 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Hud ayat 99, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(11:99) They were pursued by a curse in this world and so will they be on the Day of Resurrection. What an evil reward will they receive!


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hud verse 99 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hud ayat 96 which provides the complete commentary from verse 96 through 99.

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