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Surah Mutaffifin Ayat 8 in Arabic Text

وَمَآ أَدْرَىٰكَ مَا سِجِّينٌۭ
Wa maa adraaka maa Sijjeen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 8

Sahih International
And what can make you know what is sijjeen?

Yusuf Ali
And what will explain to thee what Sijjin is?

Abul Ala Maududi
And how would you know what the Record of the prison-house is?

Muhsin Khan
And what will make you know what Sijjin is?

Pickthall
Ah! what will convey unto thee what Sijjin is! –

Dr. Ghali
And what makes you realize what Sijjîn is?

Abdel Haleem
what will explain to you what Sijjin is?––

Quran 83 Verse 8 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mutaffifin ayat 8, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(83:8) And how would you know what the Record of the prison-house is?


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Mutaffifin verse 8 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Mutaffifin ayat 7 which provides the complete commentary from verse 7 through 17.

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