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Surah Mursalat Ayat 23 in Arabic Text

فَقَدَرْنَا فَنِعْمَ ٱلْقَـٰدِرُونَ
Faqadarnaa fani’mal qaadiroon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 23

Sahih International
And We determined [it], and excellent [are We] to determine.

Yusuf Ali
For We do determine (according to need); for We are the best to determine (things).

Abul Ala Maududi
See that We had the power to do so. Great indeed is Our power to do what We will.

Muhsin Khan
So We did measure, and We are the Best to measure (the things).

Pickthall
Thus We arranged. How excellent is Our arranging!

Dr. Ghali
So We determined; so Excellent the Determiners are We!

Abdel Haleem
We determine [it]: how excellently We determine!

Quran verse 23 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mursalat 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

(77:23) See that We had the power to do so. Great indeed is Our power to do what We will.[13]


13. This is an express argument for the possibility of the life-after-death What is meant to be said is: When We had the power to shape and develop you into a perfect and complete man from an insignificant sperm-drop, how shall We be helpless to re-create you in some other way? Our this creation in consequence of which you exist as a living being, is a proof that We are excellent Possessors of power; We cannot be so helpless as to be unable to re-create you after having created you in the first instance.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Mursalat verse 23 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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