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Surah Naba Ayat 28 in Arabic Text

وَكَذَّبُوا۟ بِـَٔايَـٰتِنَا كِذَّابًۭا
Wa kazzabu bi aayaa tina kizzaba

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 28

Sahih International
And denied Our verses with [emphatic] denial.

Yusuf Ali
But they (impudently) treated Our Signs as false.

Abul Ala Maududi
and roundly denied Our Signs as false.

Muhsin Khan
But they belied Our Ayat (proofs, evidences, verses, lessons, signs, revelations, and that which Our Prophet (Peace be upon him) brought) completely.

Pickthall
They called Our revelations false with strong denial.

Dr. Ghali
And they cried lies to Our signs with constant cries (of lies).

Abdel Haleem
and they rejected Our messages as lies.

Quran 78 Verse 28 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Naba ayat 28, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(78:28) and roundly denied Our Signs as false.[17]


17. This is the reason for which they will deserve this dreadful penalty of Hell. Firstly, they lived in the world thinking that the time will never come when they will have to appear before God and render an account of their deeds; second, that they utterly refused to accept and acknowledge the revelations that Allah had sent through His Prophets for their instruction and treated them as falsehood.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Naba verse 27 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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