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Surah Qaf Ayat 37 in Arabic Text

إِنَّ فِى ذَٰلِكَ لَذِكْرَىٰ لِمَن كَانَ لَهُۥ قَلْبٌ أَوْ أَلْقَى ٱلسَّمْعَ وَهُوَ شَهِيدٌۭ
Inna fee zaalika lazikraa liman kaana lahoo qalbun aw alqas sam’a wa huwa shaheed

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 37

Sahih International
Indeed in that is a reminder for whoever has a heart or who listens while he is present [in mind].

Yusuf Ali
Verily in this is a Message for any that has a heart and understanding or who gives ear and earnestly witnesses (the truth).

Abul Ala Maududi
Verily there is a lesson in this for everyone who has a (sound) heart and who listens with an attentive mind.

Muhsin Khan
Verily, therein is indeed a reminder for him who has a heart or gives ear while he is heedful.

Pickthall
Lo! therein verily is a reminder for him who hath a heart, or giveth ear with full intelligence.

Dr. Ghali
Surely in that there is indeed a Reminding to him who has a heart, or is eager (Literally: cast “his” hearing) on hearing, and is a constantly present witness (to the Truth).

Abdel Haleem
There truly is a reminder in this for whoever has a heart, whoever listens attentively.

Quran 50 Verse 37 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qaf ayat 37, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(50:37) Verily there is a lesson in this for everyone who has a (sound) heart and who listens with an attentive mind.[48]


48. In other words, either one should have so much of native intelligence that one may think right of his own accord, or if not so, he should be so free from prejudice and neglect that he may listen with attention when another person tries to make one understand the truth.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qaf verse 37 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qaf ayat 36 which provides the complete commentary from verse 36 through 40.

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