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Surah Najm Ayat 46 in Arabic Text

مِن نُّطْفَةٍ إِذَا تُمْنَىٰ
Min nutfatin izaa tumnaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 46

Sahih International
From a sperm-drop when it is emitted

Yusuf Ali
From a seed when lodged (in its place);

Abul Ala Maududi
from a drop of sperm when it was emitted,

Muhsin Khan
From Nutfah (drops of semen male and female discharges) when it is emitted;

Pickthall
From a drop (of seed) when it is poured forth;

Dr. Ghali
From a sperm drop when it is ejaculated;

Abdel Haleem
from an ejected drop of sperm;

Quran 53 Verse 46 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Najm ayat 46, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(53:46) from a drop of sperm when it was emitted,[41]


41. For explanation, see( E.Ns 27 to 30 of Surah Ar-Room); (E.N. 77 of Surah Ash-Shura).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 46 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 42 which provides the complete commentary from verse 42 through 55.

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