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Surah Maryam Ayat 3 in Arabic Text

إِذْ نَادَىٰ رَبَّهُۥ نِدَآءً خَفِيًّۭا
Iz naadaa Rabbahoo nidaaa’an khafiyyaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 3

Sahih International
When he called to his Lord a private supplication.

Yusuf Ali
Behold! he cried to his Lord in secret,

Abul Ala Maududi
when he cried to his Lord in secret.

Muhsin Khan
When he called out his Lord (Allah) a call in secret,

Pickthall
When he cried unto his Lord a cry in secret,

Dr. Ghali
As he called out to his Lord a concealed call.

Abdel Haleem
when he called to his Lord secretly, saying,

Quran 19 Verse 3 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Maryam ayat 3, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(19:3) when he cried to his Lord in secret.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Maryam verse 2 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Maryam ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 6.

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