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Surah Muddaththir Ayat 42 in Arabic Text

مَا سَلَكَكُمْ فِى سَقَرَ
Maa salakakum fee saqar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 42

Sahih International
[And asking them], “What put you into Saqar?”

Yusuf Ali
“What led you into Hell Fire?”

Abul Ala Maududi
“What drove you to Hell?”

Muhsin Khan
“What has caused you to enter Hell?”

Pickthall
What hath brought you to this burning?

Dr. Ghali
“What inserted you into Saqar?”

Abdel Haleem
‘What drove you to the Scorching Fire?’ [they will ask]

Quran 74 Verse 42 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Muddaththir ayat 42, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(74:42) “What drove you to Hell?”


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muddaththir verse 42 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muddaththir ayat 38 which provides the complete commentary from verse 38 through 56.

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