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Surah Nur Ayat 44 in Arabic Text

يُقَلِّبُ ٱللَّهُ ٱلَّيْلَ وَٱلنَّهَارَ ۚ إِنَّ فِى ذَٰلِكَ لَعِبْرَةًۭ لِّأُو۟لِى ٱلْأَبْصَـٰرِ
Yuqallibul laahul laila wannahaar; inna fee zaalika la’ibratal li ulil absaar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 44

Sahih International
Allah alternates the night and the day. Indeed in that is a lesson for those who have vision.

Yusuf Ali
It is Allah Who alternates the Night and the Day: verily in these things is an instructive example for those who have vision!

Abul Ala Maududi
He alternates the day and the night: there is indeed a lesson in it for those who have observing eyes.

Muhsin Khan
Allah causes the night and the day to succeed each other (i.e. if the day is gone, the night comes, and if the night is gone, the day comes, and so on). Truly, in these things is indeed a lesson for those who have insight.

Pickthall
Allah causeth the revolution of the day and the night. Lo! herein is indeed a lesson for those who see.

Dr. Ghali
Allah turns about (i.e., alternates) the night and the day-time. Surely in that is indeed a lesson for the ones endowed with beholdings.

Abdel Haleem
God alternates night and day- there truly is a lesson in [all] this for those who have eyes to see-

Quran 24 Verse 44 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Nur ayat 44, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(24:44) It is Allah Who alternates the night and the day. Surely there is a lesson in it for those that have sight.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah An-Nur verse 44 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Nur ayat 43 which provides the complete commentary from verse 43 through 44.

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