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Surah Naba Ayat 18 in Arabic Text

يَوْمَ يُنفَخُ فِى ٱلصُّورِ فَتَأْتُونَ أَفْوَاجًۭا
Yauma yun fakhu fis-soori fataa toona afwaaja

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 18

Sahih International
The Day the Horn is blown and you will come forth in multitudes

Yusuf Ali
The Day that the Trumpet shall be sounded, and ye shall come forth in crowds;

Abul Ala Maududi
the Day when the Trumpet shall be blown, and you will come forth in multitudes;

Muhsin Khan
The Day when the Trumpet will be blown, and you shall come forth in crowds (groups);

Pickthall
A day when the trumpet is blown and ye come in multitudes,

Dr. Ghali
The Day when the Trumpet will be blown; then you will come up in troops,

Abdel Haleem
a Day when the Trumpet will sound and you will come forward in crowds,

Quran 78 Verse 18 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Naba ayat 18, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(78:18) the Day when the Trumpet shall be blown, and you will come forth in multitudes;[12]


12. This implies the final sounding of the Trumpet at which all dead men will rise back to life forthwith. You implies not only those who were the addressees at that time but all those humans who will have been born from the beginning of creation till Resurrection. (For explanation, see E.N. 57 of Surah Ibrahim; E.N. 1 of Surah Al-Hajj; E.Ns 46, 47 of Surah YaSeen; E.N. 79 of Surah Az-Zumar).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Naba verse 18 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Naba ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 30.

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