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Surah Qamar Ayat 25 in Arabic Text

أَءُلْقِىَ ٱلذِّكْرُ عَلَيْهِ مِنۢ بَيْنِنَا بَلْ هُوَ كَذَّابٌ أَشِرٌۭ
‘A ulqiyaz zikru ‘alaihi min baininaa bal huwa kazzaabun ashir

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 25

Sahih International
Has the message been sent down upon him from among us? Rather, he is an insolent liar.”

Yusuf Ali
“Is it that the Message is sent to him, of all people amongst us? Nay, he is a liar, an insolent one!”

Abul Ala Maududi
Was there none but he to whom the Reminder could be vouchsafed excluding all others? Nay; he is an insolent liar.”

Muhsin Khan
“Is it that the Reminder is sent to him [Prophet Salih (Saleh)] alone from among us? Nay, he is an insolent liar!”

Pickthall
Hath the remembrance been given unto him alone among us? Nay, but he is a rash liar.

Dr. Ghali
Has the Remembrance been cast upon him (alone) from among us? No indeed, (but) he is an insolent liar.”

Abdel Haleem
Would a mes-sage be given to him alone out of all of us? No, he is an insolent liar!’

Quran 54 Verse 25 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qamar 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

(54:25) Was there none but he to whom the Reminder could be vouchsafed excluding all others? Nay; he is an insolent liar.”[18]


18. The word ashir of the original means a conceited, insolent person given to bragging of his own superiority over others.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qamar verse 25 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qamar ayat 23 which provides the complete commentary from verse 23 through 32.

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