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Surah Al-Infitar Ayat 19 in Arabic Text

يَوْمَ لَا تَمْلِكُ نَفْسٌۭ لِّنَفْسٍۢ شَيْـًۭٔا ۖ وَٱلْأَمْرُ يَوْمَئِذٍۢ لِّلَّهِ
Yawma laa tamliku nafsul linafsin shai’anw walamru yawma’izil lillaah

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 19

Sahih International
It is the Day when a soul will not possess for another soul [power to do] a thing; and the command, that Day, is [entirely] with Allah.

Yusuf Ali
(It will be) the Day when no soul shall have power (to do) aught for another: For the command, that Day, will be (wholly) with Allah.

Abul Ala Maududi
It is the Day when no one shall have the power to do anything for another, and all command shall be Allah’s.

Muhsin Khan
(It will be) the Day when no person shall have power (to do) anything for another, and the Decision, that Day, will be (wholly) with Allah.

Pickthall
A day on which no soul hath power at all for any (other) soul. The (absolute) command on that day is Allah’s.

Dr. Ghali
A Day when no self will possess anything (to help) another self; and the Command upon that Day belongs to Allah.

Abdel Haleem
The Day when no soul will be able to do anything for another; on that Day, command will belong to God.

Quran 82 Verse 19 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Infitar ayat 19, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(82:19) It is the Day when no one shall have the power to do anything for another,[8] and all command shall be Allah’s.


8. That is, no one there will have the power to save anyone from suffering the consequences of his deeds; no one there will be so influential, strong, or such a favorite with Allah that he should behave stubbornly in the divine court and say: Such and such a one is a close relative or associate of mine; he will have to be forgiven, no matter what evils He might have committed in the world.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Infitar verse 19 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Infitar ayat 13 which provides the complete commentary from verse 13 through 19.

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