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Surah Nazi’at Ayat 25 in Arabic Text

فَأَخَذَهُ ٱللَّهُ نَكَالَ ٱلْـَٔاخِرَةِ وَٱلْأُولَىٰٓ
Fa-akha zahul laahu nakalal aakhirati wal-oola.

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 25

Sahih International
So Allah seized him in exemplary punishment for the last and the first [transgression].

Yusuf Ali
But Allah did punish him, (and made an) example of him, – in the Hereafter, as in this life.

Abul Ala Maududi
Thereupon Allah seized him for the chastisement of the World to Come as well as of the present.

Muhsin Khan
So Allah, seized him with punishment for his last [i.e. his saying: “I am your lord, most high”) (see Verse 79:24)] and first [(i.e. his saying, “O chiefs! I know not that you have a god other than I” (see Verse 28:38)] transgression.

Pickthall
So Allah seized him (and made him) an example for the after (life) and for the former.

Dr. Ghali
Then Allah took him (away) with the torture of the Hereafter and the First (life).

Abdel Haleem
so God condemned him to punishment in the life to come as well as in this life:

Quran 79 Verse 25 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nazi’at ayat 25, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(79:25) Thereupon Allah seized him for the chastisement of the World to Come as well as of the present.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah An-Naziat verse 25 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Naziat ayat 15 which provides the complete commentary from verse 15 through 26.

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