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Surah Najm Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

وَمَنَوٰةَ ٱلثَّالِثَةَ ٱلْأُخْرَىٰٓ
Wa manaatas saalisatal ukhraa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
And Manat, the third – the other one?

Yusuf Ali
And another, the third (goddess), Manat?

Abul Ala Maududi
and about the third deity, al-Manat?

Muhsin Khan
And Manat (another idol of the pagan Arabs), the other third?

Pickthall
And Manat, the third, the other?

Dr. Ghali
And Manat, (These are the names of idols) the third, the other?

Abdel Haleem
and the third one, Manat––

Quran 53 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Najm ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(53:20) and about the third deity, al-Manat?


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 27.

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