Surah An-Naml Ayat 13 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 13
But when there came to them Our visible signs, they said, “This is obvious magic.”
But when Our Signs came to them, that should have opened their eyes, they said: “This is sorcery manifest!”
But when Our Clear Signs came to them, they said: “This is plain magic.”
But when Our Ayat (proofs, evidences, verses, lessons, signs, revelations, etc.) came to them, clear to see, they said: “This is a manifest magic.”
But when Our tokens came unto them, plain to see, they said: This is mere magic,
Then as soon as Our signs came to them, a beholding, (i.e., as a proof from Allah) they said, “This is evident sorcery.”
But when Our enlightening signs came to them, they said, ‘This is clearly [just] sorcery!’
Quran 27 Verse 13 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah An-Naml ayat 13, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(27:13) But when Our Clear Signs came to them, they said: “This is plain magic.”
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah Naml verse 13 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Naml ayat 7 which provides the complete commentary from verse 7 through 14.
Quick navigation links