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Surah Naba Ayat 29 in Arabic Text

وَكُلَّ شَىْءٍ أَحْصَيْنَـٰهُ كِتَـٰبًۭا
Wa kulla shai-in ahsai naahu kitaa ba

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 29

Sahih International
But all things We have enumerated in writing.

Yusuf Ali
And all things have We preserved on record.

Abul Ala Maududi
And everything have We recorded in a Book.

Muhsin Khan
And all things We have recorded in a Book.

Pickthall
Everything have We recorded in a Book.

Dr. Ghali
And everything We have enumerated in a Book.

Abdel Haleem
We have recorded everything in a Record.

Quran 78 Verse 29 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Naba ayat 29, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(78:29) And everything have We recorded in a Book.[18]


18. That is, We were continuously preparing a complete record of their sayings and doings, their movements and occupations, even of their intentions, thoughts and aims in life and nothing was being left un-recorded, whereas the foolish people in their heedlessness thought that they were living in a lawless kingdom where they were free to do whatever they pleased and desired, and there was no power to call them to account.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Naba verse 28 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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