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Surah Muddaththir Ayat 47 in Arabic Text

حَتَّىٰٓ أَتَىٰنَا ٱلْيَقِينُ
Hattaaa ataanal yaqeen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 47

Sahih International
Until there came to us the certainty.”

Yusuf Ali
“Until there came to us (the Hour) that is certain.”

Abul Ala Maududi
until the inevitable event overtook us.”

Muhsin Khan
“Until there came to us (the death) that is certain.”

Pickthall
Till the Inevitable came unto us.

Dr. Ghali
Until the Certitude came up to us.”

Abdel Haleem
until the Certain End came upon us.’

Quran 74 Verse 47 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Muddaththir ayat 47, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(74:47) until the inevitable event overtook us.”[35]


35. Until the inevitable certainty overtakes: Until death came upon us. Here, the inevitable implies death as well as the Hereafter.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muddaththir verse 47 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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