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Surah Nahl Ayat 99 in Arabic Text

إِنَّهُۥ لَيْسَ لَهُۥ سُلْطَـٰنٌ عَلَى ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُوا۟ وَعَلَىٰ رَبِّهِمْ يَتَوَكَّلُونَ
Innahoo laisa lahoo sultaanun ‘alal lazeena aamanoo wa ‘alaa Rabbihim yatawakkaloon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 99

Sahih International
Indeed, there is for him no authority over those who have believed and rely upon their Lord.

Yusuf Ali
No authority has he over those who believe and put their trust in their Lord.

Abul Ala Maududi
Surely he has no power over those who have faith and who place their trust in their Lord.

Muhsin Khan
Verily! He has no power over those who believe and put their trust only in their Lord (Allah).

Pickthall
Lo! he hath no power over those who believe and put trust in their Lord.

Dr. Ghali
Surely he has no all-binding authority over the ones who believe and trust in their Lord.

Abdel Haleem
He has no power over those who believe and trust in their Lord;

Quran 16 Verse 99 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nahl ayat 99, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(16:99) Surely he has no power over those who have faith and who place their trust in their Lord.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah An-Nahl verse 99 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nahl ayat 98 which provides the complete commentary from verse 98 through 100.

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