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Surah Sad Ayat 47 in Arabic Text

وَإِنَّهُمْ عِندَنَا لَمِنَ ٱلْمُصْطَفَيْنَ ٱلْأَخْيَارِ
Wa innahum ‘indanaa laminal mustafainal akhyaar

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 47

Sahih International
And indeed they are, to Us, among the chosen and outstanding.

Yusuf Ali
They were, in Our sight, truly, of the company of the Elect and the Good.

Abul Ala Maududi
In Our sight they are among the chosen and excellent ones.

Muhsin Khan
And they are with Us, verily, of the chosen and the best!

Pickthall
Lo! in Our sight they are verily of the elect, the excellent.

Dr. Ghali
And surely in Our Providence they are indeed of the elected, the most charitable (i.e., the best).

Abdel Haleem
with Us they will be among the elect, the truly good.

Quran 38 Verse 47 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Sad ayat 47, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(38:47) In Our sight they are among the chosen and excellent ones.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Sad verse 47 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Sad ayat 45 which provides the complete commentary from verse 45 through 48.

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