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Surah Muddaththir Ayat 45 in Arabic Text

وَكُنَّا نَخُوضُ مَعَ ٱلْخَآئِضِينَ
Wa kunnaa nakhoodu ma’al khaaa’ideen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 45

Sahih International
And we used to enter into vain discourse with those who engaged [in it],

Yusuf Ali
“But we used to talk vanities with vain talkers;

Abul Ala Maududi
and we indulged in vain talk with those who indulged in vain talk,

Muhsin Khan
“And we used to talk falsehood (all that which Allah hated) with vain talkers.

Pickthall
We used to wade (in vain dispute) with (all) waders,

Dr. Ghali
And we used to wade with the waders, (i.e., wade in vaintalk).

Abdel Haleem
we indulged with others [in mocking the believers];

Quran 74 Verse 45 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Muddaththir ayat 45, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(74:45) and we indulged in vain talk with those who indulged in vain talk,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muddaththir verse 45 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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