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Surah Ibrahim Ayat 16 in Arabic Text

مِّن وَرَآئِهِۦ جَهَنَّمُ وَيُسْقَىٰ مِن مَّآءٍۢ صَدِيدٍۢ
Minw waraaa’ihee jahannamu wa yusqaa min maaa’in sadeed

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 16

Sahih International
Before him is Hell, and he will be given a drink of purulent water.

Yusuf Ali
In front of such a one is Hell, and he is given, for drink, boiling fetid water.

Abul Ala Maududi
Hell is before him and he shall be made to drink of the oozing pus,

Muhsin Khan
In front of him (every obstinate, arrogant dictator) is Hell, and he will be made to drink boiling, festering water.

Pickthall
Hell is before him, and he is made to drink a festering water,

Dr. Ghali
Beyond him (is) Hell, (i.e., Hell awaits every stubborn potentate after his life) and he is given to drink of festering water,

Abdel Haleem
Hell awaits each one; he will be given foul water to drink,

Quran 14 Verse 16 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ibrahim ayat 16, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(14:16) Hell is before him and he shall be made to drink of the oozing pus,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ibrahim verse 16 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ibrahim ayat 13 which provides the complete commentary from verse 13 through 17.

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