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Surah Naba Ayat 7 in Arabic Text

وَٱلْجِبَالَ أَوْتَادًۭا
Wal jibaala au taada

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 7

Sahih International
And the mountains as stakes?

Yusuf Ali
And the mountains as pegs?

Abul Ala Maududi
and fixed the mountains like pegs,

Muhsin Khan
And the mountains as pegs?

Pickthall
And the high hills bulwarks?

Dr. Ghali
And the mountains as bulwarks?

Abdel Haleem
and make the mountains to keep it stable?

Quran 78 Verse 7 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Naba ayat 7, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(78:7) and fixed the mountains like pegs,[5]


5. For the wisdom of creating mountains on the earth, see E.N. 12 of Surah An-Nahl; E.N. 74 of Surah An-Naml; E.N. 15 of Surah Al-Mursalat.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Naba verse 7 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Naba ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 16.

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