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Surah Ma’arij Ayat 31 in Arabic Text

فَمَنِ ٱبْتَغَىٰ وَرَآءَ ذَٰلِكَ فَأُو۟لَـٰٓئِكَ هُمُ ٱلْعَادُونَ
Famanib taghaa waraaa’a zaalika fa ulaaa’ika humul ‘aadoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 31

Sahih International
But whoever seeks beyond that, then they are the transgressors –

Yusuf Ali
But those who trespass beyond this are transgressors;-

Abul Ala Maududi
but any who seeks to go beyond that, it is indeed they who are the transgressors,

Muhsin Khan
But whosoever seeks beyond that, then it is those who are trespassers.

Pickthall
But whoso seeketh more than that, those are they who are transgressors;

Dr. Ghali
Yet, whoever inequitably seeks (anything) beyond that, then those are the ones who are the aggressors

Abdel Haleem
but those whose desires exceed this limit are truly transgressors––

Quran 70 Verse 31 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ma’arij ayat 31, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(70:31) but any who seeks to go beyond that, it is indeed they who are the transgressors,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Ma’arij verse 31 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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