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Surah Ma’arij Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

إِذَا مَسَّهُ ٱلشَّرُّ جَزُوعًۭا
Izaa massahush sharru jazoo’aa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
When evil touches him, impatient,

Yusuf Ali
Fretful when evil touches him;

Abul Ala Maududi
bewailing when evil befalls him,

Muhsin Khan
Irritable (discontented) when evil touches him;

Pickthall
Fretful when evil befalleth him

Dr. Ghali
When evil touches him, (he is) most impatient,

Abdel Haleem
he is fretful when misfortune touches him,

Quran 70 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ma’arij ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(70:20) bewailing when evil befalls him,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Ma’arij verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Maarij ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 35.

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