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Surah Qaf Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

وَنُفِخَ فِى ٱلصُّورِ ۚ ذَٰلِكَ يَوْمُ ٱلْوَعِيدِ
Wa nufikha fis Soor; zaalika yawmul wa’eed

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
And the Horn will be blown. That is the Day of [carrying out] the threat.

Yusuf Ali
And the Trumpet shall be blown: that will be the Day whereof Warning (had been given).

Abul Ala Maududi
And then the Trumpet was blown. This is the day of the promised chastisement.

Muhsin Khan
And the Trumpet will be blown, that will be the Day whereof warning (had been given) (i.e. the Day of Resurrection).

Pickthall
And the trumpet is blown. This is the threatened Day.

Dr. Ghali
And the Trumpet is blown; that is the Day of the Threat.

Abdel Haleem
The Trumpet will be sounded: ‘This is the Day [you were] warned of.’

Quran 50 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qaf ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(50:20) And then the Trumpet was blown.[24] This is the day of the promised chastisement.


24. This implies that blowing of the Trumpet at which all dead men will rise back to life in their own physical bodies. For explanation, see (E.N. 47 of Suarh Al-Anaam); (E.N. 57 of Suarh Ibrahim); (E.N. 78 of Suarh TaHa); (E.N.1 of Suarh Al- Hajj); (E.Ns 46,47 of Suarh YaSeen), and (E.N. 79 of Suarh Az-Zumar).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qaf verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qaf ayat 16 which provides the complete commentary from verse 16 through 22.

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