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Surah Mursalat Ayat 17 in Arabic Text

ثُمَّ نُتْبِعُهُمُ ٱلْـَٔاخِرِينَ
Summa nutbi’uhumul aakhireen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 17

Sahih International
Then We will follow them with the later ones.

Yusuf Ali
So shall We make later (generations) follow them.

Abul Ala Maududi
And We shall cause those of later times to follow them.

Muhsin Khan
So shall We make later generations to follow them.

Pickthall
Then caused the latter folk to follow after?

Dr. Ghali
Thereafter We make the later generations follow them up?

Abdel Haleem
We shall make the last follow them:

Quran verse 17 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mursalat ayat 17, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(77:17) And We shall cause those of later times[9] to follow them.


9. That is, this is a permanent law with Us. Just as denial of the Hereafter has proved disastrous for the nations of the past so it will always prove disastrous also for the nations of the future. No nation has been an exception to it before nor will any be so in the future.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Mursalat verse 17 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Mursalat ayat 16 which provides the complete commentary from verse 16 through 28.

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