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Surah Najm Ayat 12 in Arabic Text

أَفَتُمَـٰرُونَهُۥ عَلَىٰ مَا يَرَىٰ
Afatumaaroonahoo ‘alaa maayaraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 12

Sahih International
So will you dispute with him over what he saw?

Yusuf Ali
Will ye then dispute with him concerning what he saw?

Abul Ala Maududi
Are you, then, going to contend with him regarding what he sees with his eyes?

Muhsin Khan
Will you then dispute with him (Muhammad SAW) about what he saw [during the Mi’raj: (Ascent of the Prophet SAW over the seven heavens)].

Pickthall
Will ye then dispute with him concerning what he seeth?

Dr. Ghali
Will you then wrangle with him about what he sees?

Abdel Haleem
Are you going to dispute with him what he saw with his own eyes?

Quran 53 Verse 12 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Najm ayat 12, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(53:12) Are you, then, going to contend with him regarding what he sees with his eyes?


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 12 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 5 which provides the complete commentary from verse 5 through 18.

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