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Surah Najm Ayat 3 in Arabic Text

وَمَا يَنطِقُ عَنِ ٱلْهَوَىٰٓ
Wa maa yyantiqu ‘anilhawaaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 3

Sahih International
Nor does he speak from [his own] inclination.

Yusuf Ali
Nor does he say (aught) of (his own) Desire.

Abul Ala Maududi
nor does he speak out of his desire.

Muhsin Khan
Nor does he speak of (his own) desire.

Pickthall
Nor doth he speak of (his own) desire.

Dr. Ghali
And in no way does he pronounce (any word) out of prejudice.

Abdel Haleem
he does not speak from his own desire.

Quran 53 Verse 3 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Najm ayat 3, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(53:3) nor does he speak out of his desire.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 3 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 4.

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