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Surah Al-Kahf Ayat 38 in Arabic Text

لَّـٰكِنَّا۠ هُوَ ٱللَّهُ رَبِّى وَلَآ أُشْرِكُ بِرَبِّىٓ أَحَدًۭا
Laakinaa Huwal laahu Rabbee wa laa ushriku bi Rabbeee ahadaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 38

Sahih International
But as for me, He is Allah, my Lord, and I do not associate with my Lord anyone.

Yusuf Ali
“But (I think) for my part that He is Allah, My Lord, and none shall I associate with my Lord.

Abul Ala Maududi
As for myself, Allah alone is my Lord, and I associate none with my Lord in His Divinity.

Muhsin Khan
“But as for my part (I believe) that He is Allah, my Lord and none shall I associate as partner with my Lord.

Pickthall
But He is Allah, my Lord, and I ascribe unto my Lord no partner.

Dr. Ghali
But He is Allah, my Lord, and I do not associate with my Lord any one.

Abdel Haleem
But, for me, He is God, my Lord, and I will never set up any partner with Him.

Quran 18 Verse 38 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Kahf ayat 38, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(18:38) As for myself, Allah alone is my Lord, and I associate none with my Lord in His Divinity.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Kahf verse 38 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Kahf ayat 37 which provides the complete commentary from verse 37 through 41.

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