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Surah Al-Ma’idah Ayat 120 in Arabic Text

لِلَّهِ مُلْكُ ٱلسَّمَـٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضِ وَمَا فِيهِنَّ ۚ وَهُوَ عَلَىٰ كُلِّ شَىْءٍۢ قَدِيرٌۢ
Lillaahi mulkus samaawaati wal ardi wa maa feehinn; wa Huwa ‘alaa kulli shai’inn Qadeer (section 16)

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 120

Sahih International
To Allah belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth and whatever is within them. And He is over all things competent.

Yusuf Ali
To Allah doth belong the dominion of the heavens and the earth, and all that is therein, and it is He Who hath power over all things.

Abul Ala Maududi
To Allah belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth and all that is in them and He has full power over everything.

Muhsin Khan
To Allah belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth and all that is therein, and He is Able to do all things.

Pickthall
Unto Allah belongeth the Sovereignty of the heavens and the earth and whatsoever is therein, and He is Able to do all things.

Dr. Ghali
To Allah (belongs) the Kingdom of the heavens and the earth and whatever is in them; and He is Ever-Determiner over everything.

Abdel Haleem
Control of the heavens and earth and everything in them belongs to God: He has power over all things.

Quran 5 Verse 120 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Ma’idah ayat 120, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(5:120) To Allah belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth and all that is in them and He has full power over everything.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Maidah verse 120 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Maidah ayat 119 which provides the complete commentary from verse 119 through 120.

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