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Surah Maryam Ayat 13 in Arabic Text

وَحَنَانًۭا مِّن لَّدُنَّا وَزَكَوٰةًۭ ۖ وَكَانَ تَقِيًّۭا
Wa hanaanam mil ladunnaa wa zakaatanw wa kaana taqiyyaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 13

Sahih International
And affection from Us and purity, and he was fearing of Allah

Yusuf Ali
And piety (for all creatures) as from Us, and purity: He was devout,

Abul Ala Maududi
and We also endowed him with tenderness and purity, and he was exceedingly pious

Muhsin Khan
And (made him) sympathetic to men as a mercy (or a grant) from Us, and pure from sins [i.e. Yahya (John)] and he was righteous,

Pickthall
And compassion from Our presence, and purity; and he was devout,

Dr. Ghali
And a sympathy from very close to Us, and cleanliness. And he was pious,

Abdel Haleem
tenderness from Us, and purity. He was devout,

Quran 19 Verse 13 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Maryam ayat 13, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(19:13) and We also endowed him with tenderness[11] and purity, and he was exceedingly pious


11. The Arabic word hanan is almost synonymous with mother’s love. In other words, Prophet John bore in his heart the same kind of intense love for Allah’s servants as a mother has for her child.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Maryam verse 13 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Maryam ayat 12 which provides the complete commentary from verse 12 through 15.

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