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Surah Nahl Ayat 127 in Arabic Text

وَٱصْبِرْ وَمَا صَبْرُكَ إِلَّا بِٱللَّهِ ۚ وَلَا تَحْزَنْ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلَا تَكُ فِى ضَيْقٍۢ مِّمَّا يَمْكُرُونَ
Wasbir wa maa sabruka illaa billaah; wa laa tahzan ‘alaihim wa laa taku fee daiqim mimmaa yamkuroon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 127

Sahih International
And be patient, [O Muhammad], and your patience is not but through Allah. And do not grieve over them and do not be in distress over what they conspire.

Yusuf Ali
And do thou be patient, for thy patience is but from Allah; nor grieve over them: and distress not thyself because of their plots.

Abul Ala Maududi
And bear with patience, (O Muhammad) – and your patience is only because of the help of Allah – and do not grieve over them, nor feel distressed by their evil plans.

Muhsin Khan
And endure you patiently (O Muhammad SAW), your patience is not but from Allah. And grieve not over them (polytheists and pagans, etc.), and be not distressed because of what they plot.

Pickthall
Endure thou patiently (O Muhammad). Thine endurance is only by (the help of) Allah. Grieve not for them, and be not in distress because of that which they devise.

Dr. Ghali
And (endure) patiently, and in no way is your patience with the help of anyone except with Allah. And do not grieve for them, nor be straitened for whatever they scheme.

Abdel Haleem
So [Prophet] be steadfast: your steadfastness comes only from God. Do not grieve over them; do not be distressed by their scheming,

Quran 16 Verse 127 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nahl ayat 127, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(16:127) And bear with patience, (O Muhammad) – and your patience is only because of the help of Allah – and do not grieve over them, nor feel distressed by their evil plans.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah An-Nahl verse 127 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nahl ayat 126 which provides the complete commentary from verse 126 through 128.

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