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Surah Naba Ayat 39 in Arabic Text

ذَٰلِكَ ٱلْيَوْمُ ٱلْحَقُّ ۖ فَمَن شَآءَ ٱتَّخَذَ إِلَىٰ رَبِّهِۦ مَـَٔابًا
Zaalikal yaumul haqqu faman shaa-at ta khaaza ill-laa rabbihi ma-aaba

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 39

Sahih International
That is the True Day; so he who wills may take to his Lord a [way of] return.

Yusuf Ali
That Day will be the sure Reality: Therefore, whoso will, let him take a (straight) return to his Lord!

Abul Ala Maududi
That Day is sure to come. So let him who will seek a resort with his Lord.

Muhsin Khan
That is without doubt the True Day, so, whosoever wills, let him seek a place with (or a way to) His Lord (by obeying Him in this worldly life)!

Pickthall
That is the True Day. So whoso will should seek recourse unto his Lord.

Dr. Ghali
That is the True Day. So whoever decides, should seek a resorting to his Lord (i.e., by doing righteous deeds).

Abdel Haleem
That is the Day of Truth. So whoever wishes to do so should take the path that leads to his Lord.

Quran 78 Verse 39 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Naba ayat 39, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(78:39) That Day is sure to come. So let him who will seek a resort with his Lord.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Naba verse 39 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Naba ayat 37 which provides the complete commentary from verse 37 through 40.

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