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Surah Hujurat Ayat 18 in Arabic Text

إِنَّ ٱللَّهَ يَعْلَمُ غَيْبَ ٱلسَّمَـٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضِ ۚ وَٱللَّهُ بَصِيرٌۢ بِمَا تَعْمَلُونَ
Innal laaha ya’lamu ghaibas samaawaati wal ard; wallaahu baseerum bimaa ta’maloon (section 2)

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 18

Sahih International
Indeed, Allah knows the unseen [aspects] of the heavens and the earth. And Allah is Seeing of what you do.

Yusuf Ali
“Verily Allah knows the secrets of the heavens and the earth: and Allah Sees well all that ye do.”

Abul Ala Maududi
Surely Allah knows every hidden thing of the heavens and the earth. Allah sees all that you do.

Muhsin Khan
Verily, Allah knows the unseen of the heavens and the earth. And Allah is the All-Seer of what you do.

Pickthall
Lo! Allah knoweth the Unseen of the heavens and the earth. And Allah is Seer of what ye do.

Dr. Ghali
Surely Allah knows the Unseen of the heavens and the earth; and Allah is Ever-Beholding of whatever you do.

Abdel Haleem
God knows the secrets of the heavens and earth: He sees everything you do.

Quran 49 Verse 18 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Hujurat ayat 18, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(49:18) Surely Allah knows every hidden thing of the heavens and the earth. Allah sees all that you do.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hujurat verse 18 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hujurat ayat 14 which provides the complete commentary from verse 14 through 18.

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