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Surah Nahl Ayat 50 in Arabic Text

۩ يَخَافُونَ رَبَّهُم مِّن فَوْقِهِمْ وَيَفْعَلُونَ مَا يُؤْمَرُونَ
yakhaafoona Rabbahum min fawqihim wa yaf’aloona maa yu’maroon (section 6) (make sajda)

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 50

Sahih International
They fear their Lord above them, and they do what they are commanded.

Yusuf Ali
They all revere their Lord, high above them, and they do all that they are commanded.

Abul Ala Maududi
They hold their Lord, Who is above them, in fear, and do as they are bidden.

Muhsin Khan
They fear their Lord above them, and they do what they are commanded.

Pickthall
They fear their Lord above them, and do what they are bidden.

Dr. Ghali
They fear their Lord above them, and they perform what they are commanded. A prostration is to be performed here.

Abdel Haleem
they fear their Lord above them, and they do as they are commanded.

Quran 16 Verse 50 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nahl ayat 50, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(16:50) They hold their Lord, Who is above them, in fear, and do as they are bidden.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah An-Nahl verse 50 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nahl ayat 48 which provides the complete commentary from verse 48 through 50.

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