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Surah Nur Ayat 24 in Arabic Text

يَوْمَ تَشْهَدُ عَلَيْهِمْ أَلْسِنَتُهُمْ وَأَيْدِيهِمْ وَأَرْجُلُهُم بِمَا كَانُوا۟ يَعْمَلُونَ
Yawma tashhhadu ‘alaihim alsinatuhum wa aideehim wa arjuluhum bimaa kaanoo ya’maloon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 24

Sahih International
On a Day when their tongues, their hands and their feet will bear witness against them as to what they used to do.

Yusuf Ali
On the Day when their tongues, their hands, and their feet will bear witness against them as to their actions.

Abul Ala Maududi
They should not forget the Day when their own tongues and their own hands and test will bear testimony in regard to their misdeeds.

Muhsin Khan
On the Day when their tongues, their hands, and their legs or feet will bear witness against them as to what they used to do.

Pickthall
On the day when their tongues and their hands and their feet testify against them as to what they used to do,

Dr. Ghali
On the Day when their tongues, their hands, and their legs will testify against them as to whatever they were doing,

Abdel Haleem
on the Day when their own tongues, hands, and feet will testify against them about what they have done-

Quran 24 Verse 24 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nur ayat 24, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(24:24) (Let them not be heedless of) the Day when their own tongues, their hands, and their feet shall all bear witness against them as to what they have been doing.21a


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah An-Nur verse 24 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nur ayat 23 which provides the complete commentary from verse 23 through 25.

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