Surah Nahl Ayat 20 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 20
And those they invoke other than Allah create nothing, and they [themselves] are created.
Those whom they invoke besides Allah create nothing and are themselves created.
Those whom they call upon beside Allah have created nothing; rather, they themselves were created;
Those whom they (Al-Mushrikun) invoke besides Allah have not created anything, but are themselves created.
Those unto whom they cry beside Allah created naught, but are themselves created.
And the ones they invoke apart from Allah do not create a thing and themselves are created.
Those they invoke beside God create nothing; they are themselves created.
Quran 16 Verse 20 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nahl ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(16:20) Those whom they call upon beside Allah have created nothing; rather, they themselves were created;
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah An-Nahl verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nahl ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 21.
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