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Surah Ibrahim Ayat 50 in Arabic Text

سَرَابِيلُهُم مِّن قَطِرَانٍۢ وَتَغْشَىٰ وُجُوهَهُمُ ٱلنَّارُ
Saraabeeluhum min qatiraaninw wa taghshaa wujoohahumun Naar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 50

Sahih International
Their garments of liquid pitch and their faces covered by the Fire.

Yusuf Ali
Their garments of liquid pitch, and their faces covered with Fire;

Abul Ala Maududi
their garments shall be black as if made out of pitch, and flames of the Fire shall cover their faces

Muhsin Khan
Their garments will be of pitch, and fire will cover their faces.

Pickthall
Their raiment of pitch, and the Fire covering their faces,

Dr. Ghali
Their apparels of pitch, and their faces enveloped by the Fire.

Abdel Haleem
in garments of pitch, faces covered in fire.

Quran 14 Verse 50 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ibrahim ayat 50, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(14:50) their garments shall be black[58] as if made out of pitch, and flames of the Fire shall cover their faces


58. Some commentators and translators are of the opinion that Qatiran stands for sulphur or molten copper but actually it stands for tar and the like.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ibrahim verse 50 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ibrahim ayat 49 which provides the complete commentary from verse 49 through 51.

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