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Surah Muhammad Ayat 23 in Arabic Text

أُو۟لَـٰٓئِكَ ٱلَّذِينَ لَعَنَهُمُ ٱللَّهُ فَأَصَمَّهُمْ وَأَعْمَىٰٓ أَبْصَـٰرَهُمْ
Ulaaa’ikal lazeena la’anahumul laahu fa asammahum wa a’maaa absaarahum

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 23

Sahih International
Those [who do so] are the ones that Allah has cursed, so He deafened them and blinded their vision.

Yusuf Ali
Such are the men whom Allah has cursed for He has made them deaf and blinded their sight.

Abul Ala Maududi
It is these upon whom Allah has laid His curse: so He made them deaf and deprived them of their sight.

Muhsin Khan
Such are they whom Allah has cursed, so that He has made them deaf and blinded their sight.

Pickthall
Such are they whom Allah curseth so that He deafeneth them and maketh blind their eyes.

Dr. Ghali
Those are they whom Allah has cursed; so He made them deaf and blinded their be holdings (i.e., eyesight “s”).

Abdel Haleem
These are the ones God has rejected, making their ears deaf and their eyes blind.

Quran 47 Verse 23 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Muhammad ayat 23, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(47:23) It is these upon whom Allah has laid His curse: so He made them deaf and deprived them of their sight.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Muhammad verse 23 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muhammad ayat 20 which provides the complete commentary from verse 20 through 23.

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