Surah Nazi’at Ayat 12 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 12
They say, “That, then, would be a losing return.”
They say: “It would, in that case, be a return with loss!”
They say: “That will then be a return with a great loss!”
They say: “It would in that case, be a return with loss!”
They say: Then that would be a vain proceeding.
They will say, “Lo, that then would be a losing recurrence!”
‘Such a return is impossible!’
Quran 79 Verse 12 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nazi’at ayat 12, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(79:12) They say: “That will then be a return with a great loss!”
4. That is, when they were told that they would surely be raised back to life after death, they started mocking it, saying to one another: Well, if we have really to be restored to our former state of life, then we would certainly be doomed.
The tafsir of Surah An-Naziat verse 12 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Naziat ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 14.
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