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Surah Sad Ayat 83 in Arabic Text

إِلَّا عِبَادَكَ مِنْهُمُ ٱلْمُخْلَصِينَ
Illaa ‘ibaadaka minhumul mukhlaseen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 83

Sahih International
Except, among them, Your chosen servants.”

Yusuf Ali
“Except Thy Servants amongst them, sincere and purified (by Thy Grace).”

Abul Ala Maududi
except those of Your servants, the chosen ones from amongst them.”

Muhsin Khan
“Except Your chosen slaves amongst them (faithful, obedient, true believers of Islamic Monotheism).”

Pickthall
Save Thy single-minded slaves among them.

Dr. Ghali
Excepting Your bondmen among them that are most faithful (to You).”

Abdel Haleem
but Your true servants.’

Quran 38 Verse 83 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Sad ayat 83, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(38:83) except those of Your servants, the chosen ones from amongst them.”[68]


68. This does not mean: I will not lead Your chosen servants astray, but it means: I shall have no power over Your chosen servants.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Sad verse 83 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Sad ayat 71 which provides the complete commentary from verse 71 through 85.

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