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Surah Muddaththir Ayat 16 in Arabic Text

كَلَّآ ۖ إِنَّهُۥ كَانَ لِـَٔايَـٰتِنَا عَنِيدًۭا
Kallaaa innahoo kaana li Aayaatinaa ‘aneedaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 16

Sahih International
No! Indeed, he has been toward Our verses obstinate.

Yusuf Ali
By no means! For to Our Signs he has been refractory!

Abul Ala Maududi
By no means; he is stubbornly opposed to Our Signs.

Muhsin Khan
Nay! Verily, he has been stubborn and opposing Our Ayat (proofs, evidences, verses, lessons, signs, revelations, etc.).

Pickthall
Nay! For lo! he hath been stubborn to Our revelations.

Dr. Ghali
Not at all! Surely he has been stubborn to Our signs.

Abdel Haleem
No! He has been stubbornly hostile to Our revelation:

Quran 74 Verse 16 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Muddaththir ayat 16, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(74:16) By no means; he is stubbornly opposed to Our Signs.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muddaththir verse 16 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muddaththir ayat 11 which provides the complete commentary from verse 11 through 30.

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