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Surah Ar-Ra’d Ayat 9 in Arabic Text

عَـٰلِمُ ٱلْغَيْبِ وَٱلشَّهَـٰدَةِ ٱلْكَبِيرُ ٱلْمُتَعَالِ
‘Aalimul Ghaibi wash shahaadatil Kaabeerul Muta’aal

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 9

Sahih International
[He is] Knower of the unseen and the witnessed, the Grand, the Exalted.

Yusuf Ali
He knoweth the unseen and that which is open: He is the Great, the Most High.

Abul Ala Maududi
He knows both what is hidden and what is manifest. He is the Supreme One, the Most High.

Muhsin Khan
All-Knower of the unseen and the seen, the Most Great, the Most High.

Pickthall
He is the Knower of the Invisible and the Visible, the Great, the High Exalted.

Dr. Ghali
The Knower of the Unseen and the Witnessed, The Ever-Great, The Supremely Exalted.

Abdel Haleem
He knows what is not seen as well as what is seen; He is the Great, the Most High.

Quran 13 Verse 9 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ar-Ra’d ayat 9, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(13:9) He knows both what is hidden and what is manifest. He is the Supreme One, the Most High.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ar-Ra’d verse 9 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Rad ayat 8 which provides the complete commentary from verse 8 through 9.

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