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Surah Inshiqaq Ayat 17 in Arabic Text

وَٱلَّيْلِ وَمَا وَسَقَ
Wallaili wa maa wasaq

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 17

Sahih International
And [by] the night and what it envelops

Yusuf Ali
The Night and its Homing;

Abul Ala Maududi
and by the night and what it enfolds,

Muhsin Khan
And by the night and whatever it gathers in its darkness;

Pickthall
And by the night and all that it enshroudeth,

Dr. Ghali
And the night and whatever load it has,

Abdel Haleem
by the night and what it covers,

Quran 84 Verse 17 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Inshiqaq ayat 17, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(84:17) and by the night and what it enfolds,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Inshiqaq verse 17 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Inshiqaq ayat 16 which provides the complete commentary from verse 16 through 25.

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